Purina Pig Feed
Give your pigs the best nutrition possible!
The UltraCare feeding program has been developed, researched and supported by Purina Animal Nutrition LLC to cover the demanding nutritional needs of young pigs while providing proprietary technologies to create eaters, aid hydration, support feed intake, early gain and immunity.
- Creep Feed: exclusive formulation helps maximize palatability and introduces young pigs to dry feed early and Creates Eaters. It sets young pigs up for a fast start after weaning and to support the best potential gains through nursery and finishing. It is a one-of-a-kind, nutrient-dense diet, similar to sows’ milk, which helps aid in the transition from liquid to dry feed with gut-enhancing technology and MpD®-class palatants that mirror sows’ colostrum/milk; and with no inclusion of medication or products that are of porcine origin.
- Hydration Products
- Gel: is a unique, patented product developed to supply hydration to pigs a few days prior to weaning, at weaning and during other stressful conditions to help them get on feed quicker. It is designed to ease the transition from sow’s milk to dry feed while providing hydration and creates eaters. UltraCare® Gel is formulated with premium ingredients to ensure that growth performance continues despite the rigors of weaning and during other stressful periods in the pigs life.
- Swine Electrolyte: is a blend of premium ingredients designed to supply hydration to weaned pigs upon arrival and during other stressful conditions, that aims to affect dehydration and electrolyte loss resulting from scours, weaning and hot weather, to ensure that growth performance continues despite these production challenges.
- Pre-Starter Feeds
- 100: a highly palatable, complex, complete starter feed, in small pellet form, for pigs from 6 to 10 lbs. It has a specialized coating to improve palatability enticing pigs to eat after weaning (pigs can be seen eating first day after weaning), creates eaters.
- 200: a highly palatable, dry-pelleted complete feed for pigs from 10 to 15 lbs. that can be used as a prestarter or second step transition diet. It has a specialized coating to improve palatability, enticing pigs to eat after weaning (pigs can be seen eating first day after weaning), creates eaters.
- 240: a pelleted, complete starter feed formulated to support the nutritional needs for pigs 12 to 17 lbs. It has a specialized coating to improve palatability enticing pigs to eat after weaning (pigs can be seen eating first day after weaning), creates eaters.
- Starter Feeds
- 20/50 Starter Pak: is a uniform blend of highly digestible ingredients, including high-quality whey/Lactose sources, balance of carbohydrates and protein to enhance digestion and maximize growth. It is a flexible product that allows producers to meet specific needs and preferences, with adjustable inclusion level to meet specific feed requirements. The UltraCare® 20/50 Starter Pak can be used on-farm, at 200 lb/ton along with either UltraCare Starter Premix or UltraCare® Starter Concentrate to manufacture an UltraCare 400 Complete Feed.
- 240/300 MFG Base: is a meal product for licensed manufacturers to mix UltraCare complete feeds for pigs from 12 to 21 lb.
- 300: is a pelleted, complete starter feed formulated to support the nutritional needs for pigs 14 to 21 lbs.
- 300 Base: is a cost-effective base containing essential ingredients needed to manufacture a UltraCare 300 Feed. The UltraCare® 300 Base can be used on-farm, at 650 lbs. per ton along with corn, soybean meal and choice white grease to manufacture UltraCare® 300.
- 350 Base: is a pelleted, complete starter feed formulated to support the nutritional needs for pigs 17 to 30 lbs.
- 350: is a cost-effective base containing essential ingredients needed to manufacture a UltraCare 350 Complete Feed. It provides convenience and flexibility to manufacture a complex pig starter without the necessity to inventory multiple high-cost ingredients.
- 400: is a pelleted, complete starter feed formulated to support the nutritional needs for pigs 21 to 30 lbs.
- 500 NM: is a pelleted, complete starter feed formulated to support the nutritional needs for pigs 30 to 45 lbs.
- Starter Premix: is a non-medicated premix for use with corn, soybean meal, choice white grease and UltraCare 20/50 Starter Pak to manufacture UltraCare 400.
- Late Nursery Feeds
The EcoCare Feeds program is an environmentally friendly feeding program that helps ensure constant and optimum levels of key nutritional compounds and added technologies, across all phases of grow/finish production. It delivers manure technologies that can help reduce ammonia/odors and improve manure solids digestion, while providing optimal pig performance.
Gentle Lax Pak
Gentle Lax®Pak is a combination of natural laxative ingredients for gilts, sows and boars, engineered to be palatable with a gentle, natural stool-softening action.
Healthy EDGE Technology
Healthy EDGE Technology is a novel blend of functional ingredients designed to support sows immunocompetence and litter performance. Healthy EDGE® Technology has been designed to be feed continuously in gestation and lactation rations, to deliver up to 1.7 extra Full Value Pigs™ per sow per year.
Nature’s Match Feed
Nature’s Match feed is a precisely formulated feed line with high-quality ingredients including plant-sourced protein, botanicals, probiotics plus vitamins, minerals and other trace nutrients to optimize pig performance. This high-quality, affordable feed program addresses manure management, odor emissions and nutrient utilization, while optimizing pig and sow performance.
NEWtraStart feed is a blend of natural plant-based feed ingredients, such as herbs, spice extracts and encapsulated essential oils designed to stimulate feed intake, enhance nutrient digestion and retention, plus optimize gut balance in all life stages (nursery, grow-finish pigs and sows).
PUSH Sow Feed
PUSH sow feed is a unique combination of nutritional technologies that, when fed to sows pre-farrow through weaning, have shown to increase the number of pigs weaned and may result in heavier pigs at weaning. These combined improvements increase total litter weaning weight.
True Appetizer Feed
True Appetizer Feed is a proprietary combination of functional ingredients engineered to be highly palatable to sows resulting in significant feed intake, particularly in hot weather.