I have access to laboratory grade rat food. The deer love it! They fight over it! It's shaped into pellets about the size of dog food. It smells pretty good too. Ground wheat,ground corn,ground oatswheat middlings,soybean oil, soybean meal,alfalfa meal, corn gluten, dicalcium phosphate,brewer's yeast,salt,calcium carbonate,choline chloride,vitamin A,D3,E,acetate,niacin,calcium pantothenate,riboflavin,thiamin mononitrate,pyridoxine hydrachloride,menadione,sodium bisulfate,folic acid,biotin,B12,magnesium oxide,magnous oxide,ferrous sulfate,copper sulfate,zinc oxide,calcium iodate,cobalt carbonate,kaolin. That's the ingredient list. Any thing deer shouldn't have???