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Forages: The basis of equine nutrition

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    This is the first of a 4-part series on feeding the horse, presented by internationally recognized and leading equine nutrition consultant Dr. Steve Jackson.

    In this segment Dr. Jackson will discuss the role of forages and fiber in meeting nutrient requirements and in promoting the health of horses. Discussion will include:

    - Forage species appropriate for horses in pasture and hay
    - Reliable estimates of forage intake for different classes of horses
    - How to read and understand forage analysis including what the numbers mean
    - Converting numbers to an understanding of meeting nutrient requirements

    Running time: 56 mins

    Fee: $36 or Free for Premium Membership subscribers
  • Sponsor: VetVine
  • Presenter(s): Stephen G. Jackson, PhD
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $36