Dairy Formulations

Dairy Formulations Burkmann Dairy formulations are based on over thirty-five years of consulting experience with dairy farms in our region.  From forage production, nutrition technology, to cow comfort and health Burkmann knows dairy production.

Today's dairy nutrition regime has become increasingly specialized.  For optimal results nutrition should be tailored to the needs and goals of each herd.  Forage test results, production goals, reproduction goals and cow health goals are all factors in formulating a successful nutrition program for each of our dairy clients.   Burkmann Nutritionists will work with you to formulate feed specifically for the needs of your dairy herd.

Calf Starter

A highly palatable sweet textured first dry feed for baby calves.  Medicated for prevention of coccidiosis.

Complete Calf Feed

A unique pelleted starter/grower feed for baby and young calves.  Can be fed as total daily ration with no hay.  Medicated for preention of coccidiosis.

Calf Creep

A high-energy pelleted 14% protein grain concentrate for feeding lightweight calves
Medicated with Bovatec® for control of coccidiosis and extra weight gain

Calf Creep is excellent for creep feeding calves before weaning, and to feed show cattle or prep cattle for sale.

Milkmaster 38

A highly fortified pelleted supplement designed for mixing with corn to create a complete grain mix for lactating dairy cows.

Dairy Mineral

Our best free choice non-medicated mineral for dairy heifers.  Formulated to provide optimal support to lactating cows.

Dry Cow Supreme Mineral

A non-medicated free choice mineral-vitamin premix specifically designed for dry dairy cows.

Dairy Premix C

Dairy Premix C is designed to be mixed with corn silage, protein and grains to create a complete feed for dairy cows and replacement heifers.

Premier Dairy Premix

Similar to Dairy Premix C but contains organic selenium and a higher concentration of vitamin E.

CattleGard Mineral

CattleGard is Burkmann's top-selling mineral for beef cattle.

Formulated with optimal levels of vitamin A and CTC for greater feed efficiencty. Research has proven feeding CattleGard supports cattle health especially during the stressful summer months.

CattleGard is an ideal mineral blend formulated to increase weight gain, improve feed efficeincy, promote eye health and reduces liver condemnations due to abcesses.

Bovagard Mineral

For increased rate of weight gain in pasture cattle (slaughter, stocker, feeder cattle and dairy and beef replacement heifers). Meets Kentucky CPH 45 sale requirements.

Medfly Mineral ALT

A fly control mineral including Chlortetracycline (antibiotic).  For fly control and increased weight gain.

I-MAX Mineral

Cattle mineral containing Bovatec and CTC.  Increased weight gain and herd health benefit of Chlortetracycline in one product.

Rumagard Mineral

The first and only Rumensin cattle mineral formula approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for free choice feeding.  Increases gain for prevention of coccidiosis.

Ruma Boost

A convenient premix designed to add Rumensin to cattle feed.


A convenient premix designed to add Bovatec to cattle feed.

Decco Boost

A convenient premix designed to add Deccox to cattle feed.

Vitamin A, D3, E & Selenium Premix

A premix containing vitamins A, D, E and the vital trace mineral selenium.  To be added to feed to supply these essential nutrients.


A medicated chlortetracycline (CTC) pelleted product designed to conveniently add CTC to cattle feed.  Formulated at 10,000 mg/lb to reduce feeding rate and cost per calf.

Premier Silage Booster

A highly concentrated inoculant to speed up fermentation and reduce nutrient losses in corn silage, small grain silage and haylage.  Vastly improves silage quality.