COPPER SULFATE- Chemical Analysis, Copper (Cu) 25.2% min, Arsenic (Ar) 10 ppm max, Cadmium (Cd) 15 ppm max, Lead (Pb) 50 ppm
Copper Sulfate is a valuable dietary supplement in mixed feeds for cattle, hogs, poultry and other agricultural animal. Recommended that Copper Sulfate be added to premix before mixing into a final batch feed
Use a 5% solution for footbaths (10 lb copper sulfate/25 gal. water). Change when dirty, every 200-300 cows.
As an algaecide copper Sulfate is not as effective in hard water as chelated products and is also toxic to fish in soft water areas. It is corrosive to metal equipment, thus it should be used with caution. Apply 2.7 lbs. per acre foot of water. There are no restrictions on immediate water usage.
A versatile farm chemical: Pest control - snails and slugs, Pond cleaner - algae, mosquito larvae, Natural fungicide - mildew, Antiseptic - household germs, Organic Bordeaux mix - blight, apple scab, leaf curl, etc.); Remove old tree stumps (bore a hole and insert, Kill roots clogging septic tank pipes - flush down the toilet. Wood and canvas preservative (prevents dry rot).