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Calva® Jersey Optimum Calf Milk Replacer Line

The Calva® Optimum calf milk replacer line was formulated specially for farmers in the West and Southwest U.S. looking for the highest plane of nutrition for their calves. The exclusive blend of milk protein, easily digestible emulsified fats, essential oils and organic trace minerals provide the best dairy calf nutrition to help your calves reach their full potential.

Calva® Optimum Calf Milk Replacer Helps Optimize:

  • Digestibility and nutrient absorption
  • Weight gain
  • Milk replacer and starter intake
  • Feed-to-gain ratio
  • Health and reduces stress challenges

Feeding Dairy Calves for the Best Results

For Jersey calves, feed Calva® Optimum Jersey Blend Calf Milk Replacer. This formula contains more fat and less lactose, meeting the specific growth needs of Jersey calves.


Calf Feeding Recommendations

Starting day 2 of life, feed 2.0-2.5 pounds dry matter per calf per day. Feed 4 quarts of Calva® Optimum calf milk replacer twice daily or 3 quarts, 2-3 times daily.
 
Feeding calves fresh, clean water along with a high-quality, palatable calf starter feed on a free-choice basis supports healthy growth. Only use low sodium water (<50 ppm) when mixing and feeding calf milk replacer.
 
Mix calf milk replacer with 110-120°F water. Calf milk replacer should be 105°F when delivered to the calf. Always weigh calf milk replacer powder for proper mixing.


Related Products

Calva® Advantage calf milk replacer
Calva® Liquid Xcel® calf milk replacer