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#1463843 - 08/21/09 09:33 AM Re: salt for salt licks [Re: muzzy76]
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Trace mineral will work, and I have used it. I have started buying the more expensive salt I think its around 15 bucks for a 50lb bag. The reason I have started doing this is purely experimental. My cattle will eat the expensive salt in two weeks. The trace mineral it takes them a month and a half. Why? Trace mineral is mostly salt which all animals need, but the more expensive salt has a bigger percentage of other nutrients in the salt. Its called Trace mineral because it only has a trace of other nutrients that animals crave. Ill let you know how it goes.
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#1488210 - 09/06/09 12:12 PM Re: salt for salt licks [Re: NBF7240]
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#1529911 - 09/30/09 01:33 PM Re: salt for salt licks [Re: Boodaddy]
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I bought a bunch of 20lb.bags of deicing salt from the dollar store this spring, for 40cents a piece!
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#1533096 - 10/02/09 07:54 AM Re: salt for salt licks [Re: ky_madman]
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i just refresh my salt block with a new one twice a year. one in march and one in august.
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