Timothy Chop

Simple Systems

Regular price £20.95 £20.80 Sale

Available by pallet or courier. 20kg minimum order by courier.

A high fibre Timothy Grass chop. Harvested at a mature stage for naturally low sugars.

  • SUPERIOR HIGH FIBRE
  • LOW PROTEIN & LOW SUGAR
  • FREE FROM STRAW & ADDITIVES
  • SUITABLE FOR
  • BULKING OUT FEEDS
  • METABOLIC ISSUES
  • BOX REST
  • PARTIAL OR FULL HAY REPLACER
  • FEEDING DAMPENED
FEEDING INSTRUCTIONS
Timothy Chop should be fed dampened.

Use up to 1kg a day per 100kg bodyweight, i.e. 5kg (dry weights) per day for a 500kg horse.

As with any new feed, introduce gradually over a week. Feed according to requirements and condition.

A level Stubbs bowl scoop = 0.2kg (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 % 1-3
Ash % 4 - 10
Crude Protein % 6 - 10
Crude Fibre % 29 - 39
Sugar % <10
Starch % <2

MJ/kg
Digestible Energy Low 8 - 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 % 0.32
Phosphorus % 0.18
Sodium % 0.06
Potassium % 1.23
Magnesium % 0.09
Chloride % 0.69
Sulphur % 0.12

Minor Minerals
Copper mg/kg 2.97
Manganese mg/kg 147
Zinc mg/kg 13.7
Iron mg/kg 228
Selenium mg/kg 0.59

COMPOSITION
Dried Timothy Grass