Sample Feed Formulae for Goats and Sheep

This post was last updated on 16 February, 2019





In case you need feed formulae to produce feeds for your goats and sheep, use the following formulae:

Sample Feed Formula for Kid & Lamb Starter

IngredientQuantity (KG)
Total100
Maize37
Groundnut cake15
PKC25
Wheat bran20
Salt0.5
Mineral mix2.5

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Sample Feed Formula for Goat & Sheep Finisher Feed

IngredientQuantity (KG)
Total100
Maize15
Groundnut cake37
PKC10
Wheat offal35
Salt1
Mineral mix2

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Sample Feed Formula for Nursing Goat & Sheep

IngredientQuantity (KG)
Total100
Maize52
PKC8
Wheat offal37
Salt1
Mineral mix2

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Sample Feed Formula for Pregnant Goat & Sheep

IngredientQuantity (KG)
Total100
Maize35
PKC20
Wheat offal42
Salt1
Mineral mix2

How to prepare a Mineral Mix for Goat and Sheep

If you want to prepare the mineral mix at home rather than buying it, then see the composition below.


  • Sterilized bone meal= 35%
  • Limestone= 45%
  • Iodized salt= 20%
  • Copper Sulphate= 22 g/tonne of mineral mix
  • Ferrous Carbonate= 11 g/tonne of mineral mix
  • Zinc Oxide= 11 g/tonne of mineral mix

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