At Emerald Green Feeds we produce high quality grass and alfalfa feeds. The crops grown to produce the feeds are grown on our family farm in the heart of Lincolnshire. This ensures full tractability of the feed right down to the day and field from which it was produced.
Emerald Green Feeds Grass Pellets
Emerald Green Feeds Grass Pellets are a natural high value feed. By cutting the grass during its optimum stage of growth & flash drying at a high temperature we are able to lock in all the vitamins & minerals essential to your horses’ health & well being.
There are many advantages of using emerald green feeds grass pellets, in a range of situations. They can be used all year round, and in varying amounts, which means your horse’s feeding regime can be tailored to the amount of work it is doing as well as the quantity and quality of grazing that is available. For example, a lower amount of feed may be used during the spring and summer compared to that needed to compensate for the lack of grazing during the autumn and winter months. Using Emerald Green Feeds Grass Pellets also means that you havethe ability to be in total control of your horse’s grass intake so those prone to laminitis can be closely monitored therefore the risk can be greatly reduced. Another great use of Emerald Green feeds Grass Pellets would be as a feed for horses on box rest as they obviously have no access to grazing at all. Most owners would say their horse looks at its best during summer when grazing is generally in good supply, so why not continue that great health and condition all the year round by using Emerald Green Feeds Grass Pellets.
Emerald Green Feeds Alfalfa Pellets
Emerald Green Feeds Alfalfa Pellets are a natural high value feed. By cutting the alfalfa during its optimum stage of growth & flash drying at a high temperature we are able to seal in all the vitamins & minerals which naturally occur within the alfalfa plant.
Emerald Green Feeds Alfalfa Pellets are ideal for horses both young and old, they are very palatable and high in fibre content. This combination results in a steady release of digestible energy. They are also great forage for horses that have, or are prone to laminitis as alfalfa is naturally low in sugar and starch. The alfalfa is well documented as having the ability to neutralise excess stomach acid, one possible cause of stomach ulcers in horses, so Emerald Green Feeds Alfalfa Pellets can be particularly beneficial to competition animals fed with high starch feeds.
Emerald Green Feeds Grass-tastic
Grass-tastic is a highly nutritious, palatable chop made from the best quality fescue grass. It is high temperature dried to lock in all the natural goodness fresh grass has to offer, including the irresistible smell! At Emerald Green Feeds we have full control of the growing, harvesting, drying and packaging of our feeds. This means Grass-tastic is a consistently high quality feed.
Grass-tastic is an excellent feed for the build up of condition, as well as helping towards a healthy gut, improved coat shine and general well being. The high fibre, low starch make up of Grass-tastic means it provides slow, non fizzy energy release. Grass-tastic contains no other ingredients, just 100% grass.
Grass-tastic will take approximately as long to eat as the equivalent weight in hay, meaning boredom is kept at bay, and more importantly this extended chewing period also helps wear the teeth evenly and correctly. It can also be used as a hay replacer for horses/ponies with poor dentition or other dental issues. Equines with poor dentition will find it much easier to consume short chopped feeds as opposed to long stem forage such as hay, so Grass-tastic is a fantastic feed for oldies as well as youngsters and everything in between. Please note:- for horses that struggle to graze due to poor dentition Grass-tastic can be fed up to 2.5kgs (dry weight) per day, per 100kgs of horse.
Grass-tastic can be fed by itself or alongside any of the other Emerald Green Feeds products.
Emerald Green Feeds Alfalfa-mazing
Alfalfa is an excellent equine feed, its benefits have been known and documented for over 2000 years. Though traditionally grown in warmer climes at Emerald Green Feeds we successfully grow alfalfa of the highest quality on our sunny Lincolnshire farm.
Containing exceptional levels of calcium Alfalfa-mazing is the perfect feed for the growth and maintenance of bone strength. Its high protein level promotes muscle growth and repair, this coupled with Alfalfa-mazing’s superior fibre content means the all round health and well being of your horse or pony is just a few mouthfuls away. Alfalfa-mazing’s high fibre content combined with its low starch and sugar levels ensures it provides slow, non fizzy energy release.
Alfalfa-mazing can be used to good effect for the soothing and healing of stomach ulcers, and is also suitable for equines with or prone to laminitis, this being in part due to its naturally low sugar levels. Alfalfa-mazing contains no other ingredients, just 100% Alfalfa.
Alfalfa-mazing contains all the key nutrients and vitamins needed for your horse/pony to thrive. From horses at rest to competition animals it can be used to great effect.
Alfalfa-mazing can be fed by itself or alongside any of the other Emerald Green Feeds products.