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#5747671 - 05/17/15 09:43 AM Alfalfa pellets ?
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If cottonseed and protein are already being fed is there any additional value in alfalfa pellets ? I know a place that sells it bulk and it will work in free choice feeders. We have fed alfalfa bales before but never pellets. Any added value over and above protein/cottonseed?
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#5747679 - 05/17/15 09:52 AM Re: Alfalfa pellets ? [Re: tlk]
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Not really since it lack minerals that are key to antler development. Same for whole cottonseed and alfalfa hay. I am not a fan of feeding any of those during antler growth since they all lack minerals/vitamins that a deer needs.
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#5747799 - 05/17/15 11:22 AM Re: Alfalfa pellets ? [Re: tlk]
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#5747802 - 05/17/15 11:27 AM Re: Alfalfa pellets ? [Re: tlk]
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I mix em in with roasted soybean/corn mix in the protien feeders..

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