Its balanced composition between grasses (wheatgrass, cocksfoot, fescue), legumes (trefoil, clover) and various plants, varies according to the cuts. We find about twenty different varieties per cut.
Nutritional properties :
From 11 to 13 % protein. 0,67 UF to 0,77 UF. Rich in grasses, well suited for galloping racehorses.
|Crau Hay 1st Cut|
|Food energy /kg of MS||UFC||0,60|
|Nitrogen value g/kg||MADC||57|
|Phosphorus (g/kg of MS)||3|
|Calcium (g/kg of MS)||10,5|
Hay for race horses and for sport horses
► Ease of distribution: for a 450 kg horse = 8 kg of hay / day in 2 meals (with a supplement) or 12 kg (100% hay)
Method of distribution:
► Cut the three strings.
► Take the slices and weigh them to get used to the density to dose the ration.
► Distribute the slices without shaking them, the animals like to do it themselves.
► Store hay in a dry place.
► Cover the hay to avoid dust and other pollutants.
► Space savings for transport and storage by two.
► Ease of handling thanks to a small size..
► Ease of distribution, balle rationable.
► Nutrient preservation guarantee : compression reduces hay oxidation by expelling the air.
► Assimilation improvement compacted slices require more bites and more salivation, in favor of a slower digestion.
► Feeling of grazing recovered, entertainment and well being.