Buckeye Growth Pellet Horse Feed

Item No. EGFP
5 out of 5 Customer Rating
in-store pickup only

Buckeye Growth Pellet Horse Feed

Item No. EGFP
5 out of 5 Customer Rating

This item is available for in-store pickup only, at our NH location. Please email us or call us for more information.

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$23.50

Highly fortified Growth Pellet by BUCKEYE that is scientifically formulated for nursing mares, pregnant mares and younger horses.

  • Growth helps to maintain healthy and steady glucose and insulin levels in mares during pregnancy and lactation
  • Growth aids in supporting proper metabolism in nursing foals with reduced starch and sugar

Ingredients:

Wheat Middlings, Heat-Processed Soybeans, Maize Distillers Dried Grains, Dried Beet Pulp, Calcium Carbonate, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Vitamin E Supplement, Calcium Phosphate, Soybean Oil, Salt, Dehulled Soybean Meal, Magnesium Oxide, Saccharomyces cerevisiae Yeast Culture, Lignin Sulfonate, Potassium Chloride, L-Lysine, Vitamin A Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Potassium Sulfate, Magnesium Sulfate, DL-Methionine, Flaxseed, L-Threonine, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Zinc Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Choline Chloride, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Niacin Supplement, Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Sodium Selenite, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Cobalt Sulfate, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate, Manganese Sulfate.

 

Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein, Min. 16.00%
Lysine, Min. 1.00%
Methionine, Min. 0.30%
Threonine, Min. 0.70%
Crude Fat, Min. 8.00%
Crude Fiber, Max. 13.00%
Acid Detergent Fiber, Max. 10.50%
Neutral Detergent Fiber, Max. 22.50%
NSC*, Max. 25.00%
Calcium, Min. 0.75%
Calcium, Max. 1.25%
Phosphorus, Min. 0.60%
Potassium, Min. 0.90%
Copper, Min. 65 ppm
Zinc, Min. 165 ppm
Selenium, Min. 0.70 ppm
Vitamin A, Min. 8,000 IU/lb
Vitamin D, Min. 800 IU/lb
Vitamin E, Min. 250 IU/lb
Omega-6 Fatty Acids, Minimum 4.10%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Minimum 0.47%

* Not recognized by AAFCO as an essential nutrient

 

Feeding Instructions:

Feeding Broodmares:  The following chart is the amount of GROWTH to feed in lb per day, showing minimum and maximum amounts to be fed with free-choice hay, typically a minimum of 1% of the horse’s body weight.

Body Weight (lb) Hay (lb) Idle/Open

Gestation

1-5 mo

Gestation

9-11 mo

Lactation

1-3 mo

Lactation

4-6 mo

440 7-11 1.5-2 1.5-2 2-2.5 5.5-6.5 4.5-6
660 12-15 2-3 2-3 3-3.5 7-10 6-8
880 13-18 3-4 3-4 3-5 10-13 8-10
1,100 16-22 4.5-6 4.5-6 5-7 11-14 11-12
1,320 20-26 5-6 5-6 6-8 16-18 12-16

 

Feeding Growing Horses:  The following chart is the amount of GROWTH to feed in lb per day, showing minimum and maximum amounts to be fed with free-choice hay, typically a minimum of 1% of the horse’s body weight.

Growth Stage   Weight At Maturity (lb)
  Age (mo) 440 660 880 1,100 1,320
Sucklings < 3 Feed FOAL STARTER
Weanlings 4-12 3-4 4.5-5.5 5.5-6.5 7.0-8.0 8-9
Weanlings 7-12 3.5-4.5 4-6 6-7 7.0-9.0 8.5-10.5
Yearlings 12-18  4-5 5.5-6.5 6.5-8 9-10 10.5-12
Long Yearlings 18-24 4.5-5.5 5.5-6.5 6.5-8.0 9-10 10.5-12.5
Two-year-old to Mature > 24 4.5-5.5 3.5-5.0 6-7 7-9 7-10

Provide clean, fresh water at all times and free-choice salt.

If high quality forage is fed and the recommended minimum feeding rate cannot be met:

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Oversize product class

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Zone C

Oversize Group 1

$4.00

$6.00

$8.00

Oversize Group 2

$8.00

$10.00

$12.00

Oversize Group 3

$10.00

$14.00

$16.00

Oversize Group 4

$15.00

$18.00

$20.00

Oversize Group 5

$20.00

$25.00

$30.00

Oversize Group 6

$30.00

$35.00

$40.00

Oversize Group 7

$40.00

$50.00

$60.00