Low iron shredded straw, free from dust - VITA Straw

Low iron shredded straw, free from dust

  • 100% natural product made of high quality wheat straw
  • cut to 4-5 cm pieces, or according to a client’s request
  • mould free
  • made free from dust by the set of filters
  • cleansed from stones and metal parts (e.g. nails)
  • minimum content of iron (guaranteed – regular quality control)

  • GMP+ certificat
  • BIO quality

Usage

Forage

  • for baby beef
  • minimum content of iron, max. 50 ppm (guaranteed – regular quality control)
  • stimulates digestive system of calves and helps to increase daily gains
  • feed supplement for pregnant cows
  • reduces energy intake while maintaining the feed volume
  • helps to reach optimal birth weight of calves and their viability

Bedding

  • for horses (or cattle and other animals)
  • easy and comfortable to handle, saves the workforce
  • excellent absorbent
  • eliminates problems with allergies and respiratory diseases in horses
  • binds ammonia – helps to reduce the unpleasant odours
  • composts quickly – cca 8 weeks
  • makes better fertilizer for gardens / farms
  • helps to eliminate problems with the hooves
  • helps to overall welfare of horses
  • bedding for pets – rabbits, guinea pigs etc.

Mulch

  • for home gardens or large farms
  • for vineyards
  • keeps weed from growing
  • keeps humidity in the soil
  • enriches the soil with organic matter and nutrients

Parameters

Straw bale sample

Small bales:
Bale size: 80 x 40 x 32 cm
Weight: 25kg (+- 5%)
Each bale wrapped in a plastic foil.
Bales are stacked on a palette:
3 bales in 8 rows = 24 bales per palette.

Palette is hooded with waterproof plastic foil.

    • Composition
    •  
    • unit
    • Dry matter
    • 90
    • %
    • Crude protein
    • 44
    • g/kg DM
    • Crude fat
    • -
    • g/kg DM
    • Crude cellulose
    • 419
    • g/kg DM
    • Crude ash
    • 100
    • g/kg DM
    • Starch
    • -
    • g/kg DM
    • Calcium
    • 4.3
    • g/kg DM
    • Phosphorus
    • 1.1
    • g/kg DM
    • Sodium
    • 0.3
    • g/kg DM
    • Potassium
    • 17.5
    • g/kg DM
    • Magnesium
    • 0.9
    • g/kg DM
    • Sulph
    • -
    • g/kg DM
    • Chlorine
    • -
    • g/kg DM
Straw bale sample

Large bales:
Bale size: 80 x 117 x 200 cm
Weight: 500kg (+- 5%), resp. 600kg (+-5%)

Tied with baling wire.

    • Nutritional value
    •  
    • unit
    • NEL
    • 4.18
    • MJ/kg DM
    • NEG
    • 3.36
    • MJ/kg DM
    • PDIN
    • 4
    • g/kg DM
    • ME
    • 7
    • MJ/kg DM
    • By-pass starch
    • -
    • g/kg DM
    • Sugars
    • -
    • g/kg DM
    • Fibre value
    • 4.30
    • g/kg DM

Note: NEL = net energy for lactation
NEG = net energy for gain
PDIN = ruminally degradable nitrogen
ME = metabolizable energy

    • Feed value
    •  
    • unit
    • Dairy cow ration
    • 0.1-1.0
    • kg product
    • Beef ration
    • -
    • kg product
    • Rosé calf ration
    • 0.1-0.3
    • kg product
    • Dairy goat ration
    • -
    • kg product
    • Sheep ration
    • -
    • kg product