This product is a blend of seaweeds including kelp and spirulina, to provide a broad spectrum of nutrients, minerals, vitamins, trace elements and amino acids. (contains no 'fillers', mixers or additives of any kind.)
Seaweed is an excellent additive for horses and ponies especially those fed a natural diet (as opposed to processed food.) Please see our article on soaked oats on the 'herbs' page of the website.
There are many benefits to feeding seaweeds, for muscle development, function and oxygen uptake. It naturally contains iodine, essential for optimal function of the thyroid gland.
CAUTION must be taken not to overfeed as too much is as bad as too little. Please realise seaweed is very high in nutrients, is intended to be fed with a natural diet. If you are feeding a processed food, avoid adding seaweed, to avoid over consumption of some nutrients and elements, which can lead to toxication, contra indications and serious health effects if fed in too large amounts.
Feed one scoop (supplied) per day = 12gms per horse. A half scoop -6gms per pony.
Each 1kg = 83 day supply per horse@ £0.60pence per day. 166 days per pony @ 0.30 pence per day
2kg =166 day supply per horse at £0.57 per day. 332 day supply @ 0.29 pence per pony
3kg = 250 days supply per horse @ 0.55p per day.
5kg for bigger yards, more horses for as little as £0.53p per day, £0.26p per pony.