Intake can be effectively limited to ensure stock consume as little as a few hundred grams of supplement daily to a full ad lib ration. Lick feeders are not labour free. Stock become 'tongue tired' and leave the feeder to drink and rest, returning at later intervals to continue the process. When feeding pellets, gap must be set according to pellet size. These are only recommendations and manufacturer accepts no responsibility for stock losses.
The Bromar Sheep Lickfeeder has a high quality design and a superior licking action.
The Bromar Sheep Lickfeeder has a high quality design and a superior licking action. If you are going to trail feed, ensure that you have a large enough feed cart. Weather protection on the Bromar Lickfeeder is superior to any other as the wing is wide and the Licking area tucked underneath, as shown in Figure 3. Supplementary feeding and feed budgeting for sheep. Consider confining lambing ewes to a smaller paddock and run the feed trail so that, when the ewes stampede, no lamb is left more than — metres away. It is important to have the correct feed space allowance to avoid shy feeding. Sheep can be fed in the paddock or in a confined area as a supplement to pastures or stubbles or as a complete ration.