On the Blog

Vitamin E, Selenium, and Immune Function

Picking back up on the topic of trace minerals and immune function (review the blog about zinc here and copper here), I’d like to continue the discussion, but focusing on selenium and vitamin E. First, a little legal copy. The FDA regualtes the amount of selenium that can be supplemented to beef cattle on a per head per day basis. While this level may or may not meet the animals’ needs, we are legally obligated to stay at or below 3 mg per head daily, in a self fed supplement, 0.3 p…   MORE >>

In the Field

Field Tested and Producer Approved

Joel Flesher has been a year-round CRYSTALYX® user for over three years. And that experience made the Angus producer from Ridgeville, Indiana, a logical choice to evaluate the performance of the new CRYSTALYX® BioBarrel® container. Flesher has used CRYSTALYX® BGF-30™ for his cow herd and likes what it has done. “We&rs…   MORE >>

From the Cattle Call®

Shoo Flies!

Everyone knows that flies spread disease, lower weight gains and generally cost you money. CRYSTALYX® offers several excellent options for fly control combined with the high quality nutrition for which CRYSTALYX® is known. CRYSTALYX® ROLYX® supplements containing Rabon® or CRYSTALYX® IGR supplements containing Altosid®…   MORE >>