Premium Alfalfa Cubes
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Premium Alfalfa Cubes are formed by coarsely grinding Standlee Premium Western Forage and forcing it through a large dye with heat and steam. Alfalfa forage is low in sugar, moderately high in protein, high in calories and digestible fiber.
Recommended For: Growing (rapid growth) and underweight horses, horses with sensitivity to carbohydrates, horses with gastric ulcers and late pregnancy and lactating mares.
Other Product Benefits:
- Low in carbohydrates
- Large diameter slows down aggressive eaters
- Minimal waste, can be accurately weighed and measured
- Easy to feed and store
- Minimal dust
- Crude Protein - Min 16%
- Crude Fat - Min 1.5%
- Crude Fiber - Max 30%
Ingredients: Naturally Sun-Cured Premium Western Alfalfa Forage, Bentonite
On average most horses comfortably consume 2% of their body weight in dry forage per day. This equates to 20 lbs of dry forage per day for a 1000 lb horse.
Standlee recommends that you weigh the amount of forage provided to each horse to ensure you are feeding the proper amount. Standlee also recommends that pelleted and cubed forage not be the sole source of forage since feeding some long-stem forage (hay) may help eliminate boredom and prevent stall vices.
Feed Standlee Premium Western Forage at a minimum rate of 1.5% of body weight per day. Standlee Premium Western Forage® is recommended to be fed wet, soaked in water for 30 minutes or until properly softened, for horses that have dental problems or for horses that aggressively consume their feed.
Gradually replace existing hay with Standlee Premium Western Forage over a 7-10 day period. Replace existing hay on a 1 to 1 basis with Standlee Premium Western Forage.
Never feed moldy or insect infested forage to horses.
Always provide free-access to fresh, clean water.
If you have questions, please contact the nutritionists at Standlee Premium Western Forage, or consult with your veterinarian.
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