Excel ASure++ is a fully acidified calf milk replacer is made with a higher level of dietary protein for structural development, which is complemented with elevated fat to meet increased calf energy requirements during cold weather, or to maximize full growth potential on a variety of feeding schedules. Acidification can be a useful management tool for sustaining calf vitality.

Producer Objectives

  • Raising replacement dairy heifers with steady daily live-weight gain
  • Sustain calf vitality with mild acidification as a management tool
  • Increasing nutrient absorption and average daily gains
  • Use in an automatic calf feeding program

Features & Benefits

  • Optimal levels of vitamins & minerals
  • Excellent palatability
  • Special ingredients for enhanced health (organic selenium, blend of organic acids)

Mixing Directions

  1. Weigh 5oz of powder per quart of solution using a scale
  2. Mix with 0.5 qt hot water (140˚F) for 3 minutes; add 0.45 qt cool water and mix for 1 minute (total 1 quart)
  3. Feed the milk solution at a temperature of 100-104˚F (body temperature) (thermometer provides best results)

Feeding Schedule

Age of Calf Amount Per Feeding Number of Feedings/Day Total Amount Fed/Day
Day 1 Colostrum: 4qt within 2hrs of birth and 2qt within 6-8hrs of birth.
Day 2-4 1.6qt 3 4.8qt (24oz of powder)
Day 5-6 2qt 3 6qt (31.8oz of powder)
Week 2-6 3qt 2 6qt (31.8oz of powder)
Week 7-8 3-4qt (weaning) 1 3qt (15.9oz of powder)