Category: Nutrition

Researchers ramp up nutritional requirements of Broodmares

| October 3, 2010 | Reply
Researchers ramp up nutritional requirements of Broodmares

Appropriate nutrition of the broodmare during all phases of gestation helps ensure the birth of healthy foals. New research has indicated a need to boost nutrient intake of broodmares during mid-gestation.

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Optimal Broodmare Nutrition

| August 14, 2010 | Reply
Optimal Broodmare Nutrition

Drs. Peter Huntington, Steve Jackson and Joe Pagan An increasing amount of evidence suggests that nutrition plays an extremely critical role in maintaining the reproductive efficiency of the mare. There are critical times when nutritional management can impact significantly on the condition and productivity of the mare. It is well understood that lactation puts great […]

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