Organic Lucie Stalks (Lucerne)

Simple Systems

Regular price £20.95 £22.45 Sale

Sieved lucerne chop ideal for all equines, especially those looking to lose weight.
  • VERY LOW CALORIE FEED
  • ENCOURAGES CHEWING
  • SUPERIOR HIGH FIBRE
  • ORGANIC
  • SUITABLE FOR
  • BULKING OUT FEEDS
  • METABOLIC ISSUES
  • BOX REST
  • PARTIAL HAY REPLACER
  • FEEDING DAMPENED

Helpful hint: For ease of extraction/handling from the bag, it is suggested the Lucie®Stalks bag is opened from the unprinted side of the packaging.

FEEDING INSTRUCTIONS
As with any new feed, introduce gradually over a week. LucieStalks should be fed dampened. Feed according to requirements and condition.

A level Stubbs bowl scoop = 0.25kg (dry weight) approximately


NUTRIENTS
All products are natural and seasonal variations can occur, the packaging of each product will detail the typical analysis which is relevant to the batch/cut within the bag. Below are this product’s specification ranges to give an indication of the seasonal variations that can occur for this product.


Specification Ranges %
Oil % 1 - 2
Ash % 5 - 8
Crude Protein % 8 - 12
Crude Fibre % 38 - 49
Sugar % <5
Starch % <3

MJ/kg
Digestible Energy Low <10

VITAMINS & MINERALS
We do not add vitamins as the forages themselves have them naturally occurring, often in their precursor form, so the packaging of each forage product details average vitamin & mineral figures produced by the British Association of Green Crop Driers to give an indication of the levels found within Lucerne or Grass. However, Simple System undertakes mineral analysis every two years or when/if the source of the product is changed. Below are the most up to date figures specific to this product.

Major Minerals
Calcium % 0.90
Phosphorus % 0.17
Sodium % 0.15
Potassium % 1.77
Magnesium % 0.13
Chloride % 0.30
Sulphur % 0.11

Minor Minerals
Copper mg/kg 6.98
Manganese mg/kg 8.32
Zinc mg/kg 10.8
Iron mg/kg 72.7
Selenium mg/kg 0.28

COMPOSITION
Dried, sieved lucerne stalks