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Equine Nutrition

posted 30 Apr 2018, 03:40 by Gordon Kay   [ updated 30 Apr 2018, 03:42 ]
Post by Pauline Williams - HorseFX

Topics covered:
  • Equine digestion
  • The Australian feed industry: an independent evaluation
  • Why fibre matters
  • Nutrients: protein, fats, carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins and electrolytes
  • Feeding for hoof, coat and immune system health
  • Understanding pasture and hay and the nutrition they provide – it’s not just roughage or filler
  • Who are the NRC
  • Limitations of soil, blood and hair testing
  • Pasture and hay testing
  • Understanding common causes of laminitis; insulin resistance IR/EMS and hindgut carbohydrate overload
  • PPID/Cushings horses
  • Common feeding fads and myths
  • Understanding feed labels

Time allocated for your questions so bring a list of what you have always wanted to know about feeding horses.

Contact Phone : 04 0786 3575
Contact Email :

When : Sat 5/5/18 - 08:00 AM until Sat 5/5/18 - 03:00 PM

Where : 156 Melrose Street Mt Pleasant (Mt Pleasant RSL house)

Price : $121

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