Ultra-Balance, Growth-Med Pellet 40#
GROWTH FORMULA (MED PELLET), 40 LB.
(Formerly Known as Ultra Balance All Season)
For optimum health, koi require a balance of nutrients in their diet on a continual and regular basis. Nutrients are necessary for cell growth, energy, food utilization, and organ functions.
Ultra Balance Premium Growth is formulated for optimum growth of young fish. It is a complete, nutritionally balanced diet providing the 5 key nutrients for optimal growth, health, and performance of your koi when fed as directed.
Formulated for water temperatures 64°F (18°C) and above.
- 40 lb. Bag
- Medium Pellet (Approximately 4.5mm)
- No Artificial Colors or Dyes
- Extruded Floating Pellets – Maintains water clarity for the enjoyment of your pond.
- No Ingredients from China!
To optimize the overall growth, health, and performance of your koi, you will want to provide a diet with the correct balance of the 5 Key Nutrients:
PROTEINS – provide the amino acids that are necessary for good growth & overall health
LIPIDS (oil & fats) – the primary and best source of energy for fish
CARBOHYDRATES – required as an energy source (not to exceed 30% of a diet)
VITAMINS – essential for metabolic reactions
MINERALS – required for many metabolic processes
Amino Acids (proteins) are the most important component of fish diets and will generally determine growth. The correct balance of amino acids, are required for the overall growth, maintenance, reproduction, and building of healthy tissues of your koi. So it is essential the amino acids are supplied through the use of high quality protein sources.
Ultra Balance Premium Growth diet is formulated for its highly digestible nutrient values, using White Fish Meal as its primary source of protein, to provide your koi with the 10 essential amino acids for optimal growth, health, and performance.
Ultra Balance Premium Growth diet will assist in maintaining good water quality by its highly digestible nutrients, ensuring a healthier environment for your koi. A healthy koi will naturally have cleaner whites (shiros) and brighter colors.
To promote a healthier immune system for your koi, Ultra Balance Premium koi diets includes increased levels of Stabilized Vitamin C for improved immune system and Diamond V Yeast (Dried Saccharomyces Cerevisiae) to stimulate the immune system and improve the gut micro flora for a healthier digestive system during times of stress.
With added natural color enhancers (carotenoids), Spirulina, Krill, & Alfalfa Meal, Ultra Balance Premium Growth diet, will assist in maintaining the vibrant colors of your koi.
When fed as directed, Ultra Balance Premium Growth diet, will promote the overall growth, health, condition, and colors of your koi.
White Fish Meal – High quality protein and essential amino acid source to maximize growth, performance and overall health.
Natural Color Enhancers:
Shrimp Meal – Source of Astaxanthin (reds).
Spirulina – A single most effective natural color source and a very rare source of GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid), essential fatty acid.
Marigold Extract – Source of Xanthophyll (yellow/oranges).
Probiotics – (Mannan Oligosaccharides & Dried Saccharomyces Cerevisiae) – Natural yeast cultures to stimulate overall immune function for improved disease resistance and improved digestibility.
Essential Amino Acids – for optimum growth, health, & performance.
Yucca Extract – Reduces ammonia excretion for improved water quality.
Stay C® (Stabilized Vitamin C) – Maintains immune system for increased disease resistance.
Exclusive Vitamin & Mineral Premix – Includes Vitamin A, D, E, K, B1, B2, B6, B12, Biotin, Choline & Folic Acid.
Organic Minerals – (derived from plant proteins and yeast cultures) – 99% more available, improved digestibility for improved water quality.
No Artificial Coloring or Dyes.
White Fish Meal, Wheat Flour, Ground Wheat, Corn Gluten Meal, Fish Oil, Lecithin, Shrimp Meal, Spirulina, Mono-Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Propionic Acid (a preservative), Lignin Sulfonate, Mannan Oligosaccharides, Marigold Extract, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Canthaxanthin, Vitamin C (AsPP L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate), Zinc Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Cobalt Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, D-Alpha Tocopherol Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Magnesium Oxide, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Niacin Supplement, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Copper Sulfate, Vitamin K(Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex), Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D Supplement, Biotin Supplement, Selenium Yeast, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Cobalt Carbonate.
Recommended Feeding Instructions:
For optimum growth of young fish in water temperatures 64 °F (18°C) and above: feed an amount fish will readily consume in 5 minutes. Feed 3 to 5 times per day.
Note: Never over feed. To assist in maintaining good water quality, remove all unconsumed food after feeding. For best results, adjust feed quantity and frequency accordingly to water temperatures, quality, and activity level and overall condition of your fish. It is recommended to feed when dissolved oxygen levels exceed 4 ppm.
Crude Protein – Not less than 35.00 PCT
Crude Fat – Not less than 4.00 PCT
Crude Fiber – Not more than 4.00 PCT
Ash – Not more than 8.9 PCT