Designed as a vitamin/mineral supplement for forage-only feeding programs and to balance the diets of horses fed non-fortified or small amounts of grain
Contains a source of live (viable) naturally occurring microorganisms.
Please refer to the product tag on block for ingredient list, complete feeding directions, date code, lot number and most up-to-date guaranteed analysis.
|Copper, minimum||500 ppm|
|Selenium, minimum||16 ppm|
|Zinc, minimum||2,200 ppm|
|Vitamin A, minimum||200,000 IU/lb|
|Vitamin D, minimum||20,000 IU/lb|
|Vitamin E, minimum||1,000 IU/lb|
|Lactobacillus acidophilus, minimum||7.65 MIL CFU/LB|
|Lactobacillus casei, minimum||7.65 MIL CFU/LB|
|Bifidobacterium thermophilum, minimum||7.65 MIL CFU/LB|
|Enterococcus Faecium, minimum||7.65 MIL CFU/LB|
|Manganese, minimum||1,200 ppm|
|Potassium, minimum||0.3 ppm|
|Iodine, minimum||30 ppm|
*NSC (Non-structural Carbohydrates) = Dietary Starch + Sugar
Nutrena® EquiMin® Block is formulated to be the primary source of supplemental minerals, vitamins and salt to pastured horses when fed as recommended. Feed additional salt or electrolytes only to active horses to offset losses through perspiration.
Place Nutrena® EquiMin® Block in an area not exposed to heavy rainfall. Feed free choice in conjunction with good quality pasture or hay.
Follow chart as recommended:
|No. of horses||No. of Nutrena® EquiMin® Blocks|
|1 to 4||1|
|5 to 8||2|
|9 to 12||3|
Provide clean, fresh water at all times. Monitor consumption of blocks closely to assure consumption does not exceed the following amounts:
Recommended Consumption of Nutrena® EQUIMIN®
Per Head Per Day
|Foal||1 to 2 ounces|
|Yearling / two-year old||2 to 3 ounces|
|Mature pony||2 to 3 ounces|
|Mature show or pleasure horse||3 to 4 ounces|
|Moderate to hard-working horse||3 to 5 ounces|
|Broodmare or stallion||4 to 5 ounces|
|Lactating mare||5 to 8 ounces|
Continue to offer salt blocks for 3 to 5 days after introduction of Nutrena® EquiMin® Block. Remove salt blocks once intake of Nutrena® EquiMin® has stabilized.