Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is a natural feed, produced during extraction of sugar from the root crop sugarbeet, Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes includes added molasses.
Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is high in digestible fibre, which under bacterial digestion in the horse’s hindgut slowly releases energy, providing a good energy source, whilst keeping the digestive tract in good condition.
Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is high in Calcium. Making it the ideal complement to Oats and Bran, helping to balance the diet.
Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes with the added Molasses is very palatable tempting even the fussiest eaters.
As a soaked supplement, Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is a valuable addition to the ration for a horse when travelling and away to assist in hydration.
Due to its moist nature at feeding and lack of dust, Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is suitable for horses that suffer from respiratory conditions.
Natural sugarbeet pulp dried, micronised and flaked for faster soaking with added molasses.
Below is a guide for recommended intakes of Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes, these are a guide only as intakes will vary depending on body condition and pasture availability.
Horses require a bare minimum of 1% of their body weight in hay, chaff or pasture daily on a dry matter basis. Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is a quality fibre source can be used as a fibre replacement when pasture may be limited, therefore greater intakes will be required.
|Height In Hands||Body Weight (Kg)||Dry weight of Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes per Day (Kg)|
|11||120 - 260||0.2 - 0.5|
|12||260 - 290||0.2 - 0.8|
|13||290 - 350||0.2 - 1.3|
|14/15||350 - 520||0.5 - 2.0|
|16/17||520 - 725||1.0 - 3.0|
NOTE: Always ensure Dunstan Sugarbeet Flakes is fully soaked prior to feeding.
Easy to use. The only preparation required is the soaking of Dunstan Sugarbeet in 5 parts water to 1 part Dunstan Sugarbeet (for example 200 grams of dry Dunstan Sugarbeet requires 1 Litre of water to soak). Dunstan Sugarbeet is fully soaked in 30mins. Warm water ensures faster soaking.