Alfa-A Molasses Free is suitable for horses and ponies in medium to hard work, those in light work that struggle to maintain condition or those that require a low sugar and starch ration.
Alfa-A Molasses Free supplies 11.5MJ/kg DE which is as much as a medium energy coarse mix/cube, but without the sugar and starch
Alfa-A Molasses Free is suitable for horses and ponies that require a low sugar and starch ration such as those prone to laminitis or muscle problems
Alfa-A Molasses Free contains the added herbs fenugreek and mint for enhanced palatability
Alfa-A Molasses Free contains no added sugar and naturally provides 2% starch and 4.5% sugar which is approximately half the level of sugar compared to average hay
How to get the most from Dengie Alfa-A Molasses Free
Alfa-A Molasses Free is a straight feed and although alfalfa is abundant in natural nutrients a source of broad-spectrum vitamins and minerals should be added alongside to ensure a balanced diet such as Natural Vitality Performance Vits & Mins or Alfa-A Balancer. Alfa-A Molasses Free may be fed dry or dampened with water or a soaked product such as Dengie Alfa-Beet.
Horse or Pony Size Guide (hh) Approx Weight Light Work (kg/day) Medium/Hard Work (kg/day)
Small Pony (eg: Shetland, Welsh A) 9–12.2 200 0.5 1.0
Medium Pony (eg: Exmoor, New Forest) 12.2–13.2 300 0.5 1.5
Large Pony (eg: Connemara, Welsh D) 13.2–14.2 400 1.0 2.0
Small Horse (eg: Arab, small TB) 14.2–15.2 450 1.0 2.0
Medium Horse (eg: TB, ID cross) 15.2–16.2 550 1.5 2.5
Large Horse (eg: Warmblood) over 16.2 650 1.5 2.5
One large Stubbs scoop = 500g
Typical analysis (%) ‘as fed’
Digestible Energy 11.5MJ/kg
WSC (Sugars) 4.5
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Ingredients: Chopped alfalfa, alfalfa pellets, rape seed oil, mint and fenugreek.
The visual appearance of the actual product may vary due to environmental conditions during growth and time of harvest