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HJ Lea Oakes Sheep Feeds are available for ewes, growing and finishing lambs, and for rams. Each feed is specifically formulated and tailored for every stage of the animal’s development. Designed and manufactured to maximise the overall performance of your animals. It is critical that the highest quality inputs are correctly matched to your requirements. We pride ourselves on the comprehensive range we produce. We have a feed to match all systems and situations. By using the highest quality materials and taking account of the most up to date thinking and research we really have complete confidence in our feeds.
The amount of supplementary feeding needed in the run up to lambing depends on ewe requirements, base diet, forage quality and closeness to lambing. As unborn lambs grow faster at the end of pregnancy, the nutrient requirements of the ewe increase – at the same time her intake ability falls. Increasing the rate of concentrate feeding gradually through to lambing is the best way to insure against twin lamb disease and give lambs the best positive start.
The benefits of providing the correct nutrients during these key periods are well known and include, amongst others, improved fertility, increased prolificacy, reduced metabolic disorders, increased lamb vigour, increased milk production and lamb growth rates.
Super Ewe Extra Nuts / Rolls
Our most popular ewe feed. Ideal for twin bearing ewes and a great complement to silage, hay or straw. A very high-spec, top of the range 18% protein nut with a good level of fibre. Wide range of quality ingredients used such as wheat, barley, soya, sunflower and rapeseed. Fully mineralised with added megalac, and Vitamin E to ensure you have healthy ewes, no need for supplement. Manufactured as a 6mm nut or a 12mm roll.
Ewe Gold 19 Nuts / Rolls
This is our Gold standard ewe feed that is ideal for flocks which scan and are expecting multiple births. High energy with excellent sources of bypass protein. This 19% CP feed is available as a nut or roll. Ideal for early lambing, indoor, intensive systems. Supplemented with high levels of Vitamin E.
Mega Ewe 18 Nuts
A balanced 18% protein ewe feed with high levels of Vitamin E and added Vitamin B12, very palatable. Suitable for lowland ewes in good condition or all hill ewes.
Heritage Ewe, Lamb & Goat Mix
A perfect feed for sheep and goats, which can also be fed as a highly palatable and digestible starter feed for lambs. Supports ewes and goats during lactation. Ideal mix for farms with limited space for feed storage.
Supreme Lamb +NuStart Pellets
The ideal creep feed to get your lambs off to a flying start. Manufactured as a 4mm pellet, this feed is designed to be fed from two days old. Contained as standard is the unique gut conditioner NuStart which has been proven to assist in rumen development and to significantly boost early intake. Supreme Lamb is the perfect choice for finishing in intensive situations early in the season.
Lamb Starter/Finisher Pellets
More extensive flocks will often feed the long established favourite of Lamb Starter/Finisher Pellets from lambing to slaughter. This highly palatable 4mm pellet is trusted by many to correctly grow and finish lambs of all categories.
Prime Lamb Finisher Nuts
A specialist lamb finishing diet particularly suitable for older lambs which have been on a high forage diet but need that extra boost for finishing. At 16% Protein, this energy dense diet is perfect for complementing grazed grass.
Heritage Coarse Ram Mix
This highly palatable coarse mix is made from top quality feed ingredients and is the perfect option for feeding to rams in the important period prior to tupping. When fed at 0.75kgs this mix will adequately maintain optimum condition score and will provide the necessary boost to health and fertility prior to rams entering their busiest period of work.
This feed is suitable to be fed to cattle and sheep. Allrounder has a high fibre level from ingredients such as wheatfeed and good protein source from sunflower and rapeseed. Fully mineralised.
Allstock Coarse Mix
A highly palatable coarse mix for cattle and sheep. Formulated with quality ingredients and contains superior quality proteins. Fully supplemented with high levels of minerals and vitamins.
HJ Lea Oakes individually tailored bespoke blends now made at our blending plant in Prees, Whitchurch and are formulated to match your specific needs. HJ Lea Oakes was one of the first companies to recognise the benefits that blended feeds would have for the industry, and ever since the early 80s we have been refining our knowledge and capabilities in this area. The growth in demand for our blends has been fuelled by forward thinking farmers recognising the benefits of these truly versatile feeds, alongside our unrivalled raw materials range, commitment to quality and technical support.
HJ Lea Oakes also offer Protein Concentrates, please phone 01270 782222 for more information.
We produce a full range of Organic Feeds for dairy, beef, sheep, pigs and poultry. All our Organic Feeds are approved by Organic Farmers & Growers for use in organic farming systems in the UK.
Our mill in Malpas is dedicated to non-GM and organic production so we can offer complete integrity and traceability.
All our feeds come with the assurance that they are made under the Universal Feed Assurance Scheme (UFAS).
Please ring 01270 782222 for more information on our Sheep Feeds.
Quality AssuredWe’re accredited with UFAS and Organic Farmers Growers certification. All our Horse feeds also comply to NOPS practices.
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