Nutrition: Cattle


For more information:
Steve Miller: 309-208-9067
Mike Orns: 309-208-9060
Mark Wellman: 217-242-9111
Drew Stollard: 309-208-5650
Brett Beyers: 815-848-3549
Mark Tol: 815-343-2404
Brice Hintzsche: 815-721-2845
Chuck Lemenager: 815-867-7011
Grant Bedel: 309-212-2493
Garrett Lampe: 309-620-1608



Additional Feed Resources:


Earlybird strives to provide the absolute best cattle diets for your operation. We offer a complete line of proven feeds for all stages of development. Earlybird has nearly 40 years in the feed business and can use our expertise to easily customize a feeding program to fit all your needs. Contact an Earlybird sales representative for more information on all cattle products and any nutritional questions you may have.

Earlybird Precision Mineral options
(download the Precision Mineral Brochure)

  • Calving and Breeding Mineral
  • Breeder Mineral
  • Gestation Mineral
  • Co-Product Cow Mineral
  • EB Distillers BalancerR1000


Earlybird Tub options

  • 30-13 CTI Tub
  • All Natural 20 Tub


Earlybird cattle options through Hubbard

  • Linebacker Grower
  • Linebacker Finisher
  • 40/20 beef 40 % protein 20% NPN (urea)
  • 36 Beef all natural protein
  • Distillers Balancer
  • Creep Balancer
  • Advantage Creep 15XP
  • 16% Calf Advantage
  • Breeding & Calving Minerals
  • Recharge line of products
  • 33% Grow and Show
  • Crystalyx Tubs


Earlybird cattle options through Purina

Purina Wind & Rain Storm All Seasons 7.5 is a comprehensive line of beef cattle minerals designed to correct the mineral deficiencies of the available forage in a palatable, weather-resistant, granular formula. Wind and Rain STORM cattle minerals’ large particle size and special formulation keeps the mineral from absorbing water and blowing out of the feeder. The STORM formulation provides the ultimate in weather resistance reducing waste and making Wind and Rain STORM Formula a smart and economical choice to feed minerals to beef cattle.

Purina Accuration Grower is a supplement for mixing with grain for growing/developing calves weighing 400 to 650 lbs after they have received a starter ration. This supplement is formulated to provide intake modifying properties to the complete ration.

Purina Accuration Starter is a complete feed for calves weighing 350 to 600 or more lbs. This feed is formulated to provide intake modifying properties.

RangeLand Calf Creep is a supplement designed for suckling beef calves. It supplements the cow’s milk to improve the growth rate of calves with good genetic potential. It is offered with 14 or 15% protein and multiple medicated options.

4 Square Breeder Cubes - Supplemental feed for beef cattle on pasture. A cube supplement that when fed at the recommended rate balances the nutritional deficiencies in fair-quality forage (native or improved grass hay) or poor quality forage (dormant grasses or crop residues).  20% protein.


Vitaferm Products

VitaCharge    Supplemental source of vitamins. “with the Amaferm® advantage”. Comes in paste, gel cap, liquid, or drench packaging.

Gain Smart Stocker A free-choice vitamin and mineral supplement for stocker cattle designed to balance basic nutrient needs for maximized efficient gain on grass pasture.

Cattleman’s Blend is a highly versatile and palatable, all-purpose free choice mineral for cattle of all ages. A fly control option is also available.

Concept Aid 5/Sis the premier breeding mineral for all breeding age cows, heifers and bulls specifically designed to target cycling, egg production, and conception in cattle. A fly control option is also available.

Concept Aid Power Tub A 20% natural protein cooked tub, fully fortified with Concept•Aid mineral containing organic copper, zinc, manganese, cobalt and high levels of vitamin E for free choice supplement.

Power LYK Tub is a 20% natural protein cooked molasses tub complete with a full complement of vitamins and minerals for free choice supplementation.

Stress Tub w/MOS allows livestock to conveniently get their daily dose of Vita Charge® in a pen setting.