Dengie Alfa-A Molasses Free - 20kg

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Dengie Alfa-A Molasses Free is a pure alfalfa fibre feed that is great for fuelling work & condition in horses or ponies prone to laminitis. This is a medium calorie fibre feed which comparable to a medium energy mix or cube without the excess starch & sugar. Molasses free uses real mint & fenugreek for improved taste & aroma to help tempt even the fussiest of feeders into eating. A broad spectrum of vitamins & mineral reinforce the mixture to ensure common dietary deficiencies.

  • Naturally low in sugar & starch
  • No added sugar, molasses or preservatives
  • Approved by the Laminitis Trust

Key Features

  • Alfa-A Molasses Free is a medium calorie fibre feed, providing 11.5MJ/kg DE from fibre and oil, which is comparable to a medium energy mix or cube, but without the sugar and starch
  • On average, Alfa-A Molasses Free is 10 x lower in starch than a typical medium energy mix or cube
  • Alfa-A Molasses Free is suitable for horses and ponies that require a low sugar and starch ration such as those prone to laminitis or muscle problems
  • Alfa-A Molasses Free includes real mint, fenugreek and alfalfa pellets for interest and taste
  • Alfa-A Molasses Free contains no added sugar and naturally provides 2% starch and 4.5% sugar which is approximately half the level of sugar compared to average hay

      Ingredients

      Chopped alfalfa, alfalfa pellets, rapeseed oil, mint and fenugreek.

      Analytical Constituents

      Typical analysis (%) ‘as fed’

      Digestible Energy 11.5MJ/kg
      Protein 14
      Oil 8.5
      Ash (mineral) 10
      Fibre 27
      Naturally Occurring Sugar 4.5
      Starch 2

       

      Recommended Feeding Guide

      Horse or Pony Size Guide (hh) Approx Weight (kg) Light Work (kg/day) Medium/Hard Work (kg/day)
      Small Pony (eg: Shetland, Welsh A) 9–12.2 200 0.5 1.0
      Medium Pony (eg: Exmoor, New Forest) 12.2–13.2 300 0.5 1.5
      Large Pony (eg: Connemara, Welsh D) 13.2–14.2 400 1.0 2.0
      Small Horse (eg: Arab, small TB) 14.2–15.2 450 1.0 2.0
      Medium Horse (eg: TB, ID cross) 15.2–16.2 550 1.5 2.5
      Large Horse (eg: Warmblood) over 16.2 650 1.5 2.5