Promita®

Breeding - An ideal pasture balancer or when a highly nutritious low carb diet is required.

Promita®

Mitavite® Promita® is a concentrated feed balancer that provides high levels of quality, easily digested protein in a horse specific amino acid profile, vitamins, minerals and electrolytes. Promita® is an ideal additive to diets at critical growth periods in young stock, mares in the last 3-4 months of pregnancy and during lactation, horses recovering from injury or surgery, or when high quality pasture is available. 

 

Unique Features of Promita

• Concentrated, high protein balancer
• Fully steam extruded for optimum digestibility
• High levels of Essential Amino acids
• Contains Bonafide®, Mitavite’s exclusive Vitamin K supplement that supports bone density and good health


Choose Promita when
• Your horse has access to good pasture but you want to make sure all essential nutrients are provided in the diet
• You need a low starch concentrate that will support optimal bone and muscle development in your foals and youngstock, with a low feeding rate.
• You want your horse to have the support of Bonafide® every day.
• You are looking for a simple feeding solution to suit all horses in your care

 

Available in 20kg bags, bulka bags or bulk into silo.

Ingredients

Pressure cooked and fully steam extruded cereal grains, (excluding oats), vegetable protein meals, (including soybean), molasses, vegetable oils (including Omega 3 and Omega 9 Oils), salts, heat stable vitamins, chelated mineral proteinates and Quinaquanone (the active constituent of Bonafide)

Daily Feeding Guide

Daily Feeding Guide
Maintenance or Early Pregnant Mare (1-8 Months)
Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.50.7511.251.5
Lucerne hay or chaffkg11 .25 - 1.51.5 - 22 - 2.52.5 - 3
Pasture or meadow haykg1.5 +4 +5.5 +6.75 +8 +
Late Pregnant Mare (9-11 Months)
Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.511.251.51.75
Lucerne hay or chaffkg11.75- 22 - 2.52.5 - 33 - 3.5
Pasture or meadow haykg1.5 +3.5 +5 +6 +8 +
Late Pregnant Mare (9-11 Months)
Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.511.251.51.75
Lucerne hay or chaffkg10.75 - 22 - 2.52.5 - 33 - 3.5
Pasture or meadow haykg1.5 +3.5 +5 +6 +8 +
Lactating Mare
Expected Mature Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.751.51.7522.25
Lucerne hay or chaffkg1.252.5 - 2.753 - 3.54 - 4.54.75
Pasture or meadow haykg2 +3.5 +5.5 +6.5 +8 +
4-12 Month Weanling
Expected Mature Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.50.7511.251.5
Lucerne hay or chaffkg0.5 - 0.751 - 1.51.5 - 1.751.75 - 22 - 3
Pasture or meadow haykg2/31.5 +1.5 +2 +2.5 +
Yearling
Expected Mature Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.50.750.7511.25
Lucerne hay or chaffkg0.751.752 - 2.252.5 - 33 - 3.5
Pasture or meadow haykg1.5 +2.5 +4 +4.5 +5.5 +
2 Year Old - Maintenance
Expected Mature Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.50.7511.51.75
Lucerne hay or chaffkg0.751.751.75 - 2.52.5 - 32.75 - 3
Pasture or meadow haykg1.25 +4.5 +6 +6.75 +8.25 +
Light Working Horse or Breeding Stallions That Are Good Doers
Expected Mature Bodyweightkg150300400500600
Promita®kg0.50.7511.25 - 1.51.5
Lucerne hay or chaffkg11.75 - 22 - 2.52.25 - 33
Pasture or meadow haykg2 +4.5 +6 +8 +10 +

If Promita® is fed as the only concentrate, roughage (hay, chaff, pasture etc) should be fed at 1-1.5% of bodyweight. Total daily feed (concentrate + roughage) should be 2-3% of bodyweight depending on age, workload, stage of pregnancy or lactation & climate. Additonal grains can be added to the above rations if more condition is needed. The feeding guides are for temperate climates In tropical climates increase the amount of Promita®.

Nutritional Content

ANALYSIS (as fed)
ENERGY DE (MJ/KG)13
PROTEIN %27
OIL %10
FIBRE %7
STARCH%8.6
ESC%8
WSC%10
NUTRIENT LEVELS in 1kg
Calcium15g
Phosphorous10g
Magnesium6g
Potassium22g
Sodium15g
Chloride32g
Manganese250mg
Iron215mg
Copper160mg
Iodine3mg
Zinc345mg
Selenium1mg
Molybdenum2mg
Vitamin A21300iu
Vitamin D3000iu
Vitamin E610iu
Quinaquanone®4666ug
Niacin73mg
Thiamin28mg
Vitamin B214mg
Pantothenate32mg
Vitamin B613mg
Vitamin B120.06ug
Folate12mg
Biotin1300ug
Choline2g

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