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How Important Are Vitamins? -Mid-West Cattlemen News

I have been asked this question a lot in the last few weeks, and rightfully so with the recent supply shortage (and price hike) in the vitamin A and E markets. Less than a month ago, we could exceed the entire cow’s requirement of  vitamins A, D and E for less than a penny per day in a free-choice mineral. Today, this same vitamin nutrition is costing the producer close to 2 pennies per head per day.