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Natural Calf ™ 20-20 Milk Replacer (Non-Medicated)

Hi-Pro Natural Calf™ 20-20 Milk Replacer is a non-medicated nutritional alternative for dairy and beef calves.

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Features: Benefits:
GREENLINE™ Additive A natural dietary additive which results in greater gains, improved health, and a faster start.
ARCHITECT™ Formulation System   Proprietary manufacturing process which combines a complex carbohydrate with protein and fat to improve health and increase calf starter intake.
All milk protein milk replacer    Improves digestibility of milk replacer which results in improved calf health and performance.


Mixing Directions:

  1. Use the plastic cup provided to measure the milk replacer powder.
  2. Mix replacer according to the schedule listed below by adding the powder to water as indicated and mix thoroughly.
Milk Replacer Powder water  (110-120ºF.)
Individual Calf
Recommended 12 oz. (full cup) +2 quarts
Standard 10 oz. (full cup) +2 quarts
Large Batch
Recommended 1 ½ lbs. (24 oz.) +1 gallon
Standard 1 ¼ lbs. (20 oz.) +1 gallon

Feeding Directions: (two days of age to weaning)

Large Breeds:  Feed 2.3 quarts or fill the 2-quart bottle to the rim with reconstituted liquid milk replacer and feed twice a day.

Small Breeds:  Feed 1 ½ – 2 quarts reconstituted milk replacer twice a day.

In extremely cold weather, it may be beneficial to add another feeding of calf milk replacer in the middle of the day.  Add ½ cup of milk replacer powder to 1 quart of 110-120°F water, mix and feed to one calf at midday. A characteristic of this product is a slight layering that occurs after a prolonged period of time.  If layering occurs, remix before feeding.

  1. Feed newborn calves three quarts of high-quality warm colostrum via nipple bottle within one hour of birth and repeat 12 hours later (or) feed four quarts of high-quality warm colostrum by esophageal feeder within one hour of birth and repeat 12 hours later via nipple bottle as much as they will consume.
  2. Consult with your veterinarian on a dry cow and calf vaccination program including but not limited to E. Coli, rota and coronavirus, Clostridium, and salmonella.
  3. For best mixing, continuously stir with wire whip while adding the powder to 100-120°F. water (hot as you can tolerate on your hand) use correct water temperature to avoid product separation.  Feed milk replacer at 90-100°F.
  4. Begin feed milk replacer on day two and provide fresh, clean water along with high quality, palatable Hi-Pro Feeds calf starter on a free-choice basis.
  5. Observe calves closely during the milk replacer feeding period. Avoid underfeeding, which may result in starvation, or over-consumption which may increase the incidence of scours.
  6. Continue to feed milk replacer until the calf is consuming a minimum 1 ½ pounds of calf starter per day, which usually occurs within 4-6 weeks of age.


Crude Protein (min) 20.0% Phosphorus (min) 0.70%
Crude Fat (min) 20.0% Vitamin A(min) 20,000 IU/lb
Crude Fiber (max) 0.15 % Vitamin D(little 3)  (min) 5,000 IU/lb
Calcium (min) 0.75% Vitamin E (min) 150 IU/lb
Calcium (max) 1.25%
  • Friona, TX
  • Comanche, TX

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