BE CAREFUL or your calf will founder. Go very slow on increasing the amount and back off if you see scours.
> You are correct, full feed IS all
> the animal can eat - BUT - you
> must attain this lever VERY
> SLOWLY. You cannot just dump grain
> in front of him, if he has been
> limited to a certain amount. And
> he still needs hay to keep his
> rumen working properly. My husband
> always said you can increase the
> amount fed by 1% of animals body
> weight, every 7 days. It takes 7
> days for the rumen to adjust.