You probably would have heard the terms pro and prebiotics in a TV ad or seen it on various packaging in the super market, did you know that they are not only important for humans but also for horses?
Steve Elliot MSc, PAS, Global Director of the Equine Division at Alltech will discover what are pro and prebiotics, what do they do for your horse and most importantly why does your horse need them!
The effects of modern feeding management have taken a great toll on our horse’s health and resulting in more horses suffering from two of the most common equine ailments: ulcers and colic.
However, help is on its way with a better understand of the equine digestive trackt and new technologies, researchers found two organic nutrients that can help reduce the incidence of these life threating diseases: Bio-Mos and Yea Sacc two products from the wall of a yeast. Steve will talk you through various studies that have shown the improvement of fibre digestion and mineral absorption by the addition of these yeast by products.
Hygain includes these most effective yeast products in most of our feeds, providing your horse with the best nutritional solutions available.
Have you ever heard about the newest technologies on organic, more bio-available minerals that will support your horse’s bone health, coat quality, help with tying-up and reduce lactic acid levels? Then stay tuned and don’t miss this incredible online seminar by Steve Elliot MSc, PAS, Global Director of the Equine Division at Alltech
Steve will discuss one of the most interesting questions, whereas nutrition can actually enhance equine performance?
Bone health is a major concern amongst horse owners, Steve will talk about how lameness and breakdowns are caused and how they are linked back to mineral nutrition and how we can prevent these. He will also discover the risks of feeding too much or too little of a mineral and how it can affect the horse.
Further, a study on organic Selenium is being discussed on performance horses and the amazing results it has on the horse’s body resulting in less tying-up and/or muscle soreness.
Find out why and how bio-available chromium can reduce lactic acid levels and reduces stress in horses resulting in less exertion and enhance endurance capacity.
And don’t forget it is not the fastest horse that wins the race it is the horse that is least tired.
Hygain includes the above discussed organic minerals in all of our feeds, providing your horse with the best nutritional solutions available.
Follow Hygain's monthly webinars on nutritional topics. We have several guest speakers such as Hygain Territory Manager Martin Connel, Dr Tania Cubitt from PHN, U.S.A. and Dr Steve Elliot from Alltech.