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Assett® Textured Feed

Complete feed for growing horses and young horses in work.

Suitable for horses from 6 months of age.

NRM Assett® is a palatable and highly nutritious
feed, balanced to meet the increased demands of
developing horses and young horses starting work.
Contains KER BMC™ (Buffered Mineral Complex)
Vitamin C and organic trace minerals from Kentucky
Equine Research

Key Benefits and Features

  • Reduced grain, high fibre and fat formulation including KER Equi-Jewel® to supply low glycaemic energy.
  • Contains high quality protein to provide essential amino acids vital for sound growth and development.
  • Fortified with all the vitamins and minerals required for young horses including natural vitamin E, which has superior bioavailability compared to synthetic sources.
  • Research shows KER BMC™ serves as a potent buffer in both the stomach and large intestine and increases bone density in young working horses and weanlings.
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Typical analysis (approximate on an as fed basis)

Crude Protein14%
Fibre (NDF)24%
Digestible Energy12.5MJ/kg

Feeding rates

Weanlings 6 to 12 months of age200-350kg3-4kg
Yearlings 12 to 18 months of age350-450kg3-5kg
Two year olds in work400 - 450kgMinimum 4kg

If NRM Assett® is not the best feeding solution for your horse, we recommend NRM Evolve or NRM Prepare as suitable alternatives. Horses less than 6 months of age should be fed NRM Prepare.

Nutrient Composition per 1kg of NRM Assett (on an as fed basis)

Crude Protein 140g
Vit A9,000IU
Vit E^175IU
Vit D1,000IU
Vit K5mg
Vit B1 (Thiamine)6mg
Vit B2 (Riboflavin)10mg
Vit B3 (Niacin)40mg
Vit B5 (Pantothenic acid)13mg
Vit B6 (Pyridoxine)3mg
Vit B7 (Biotin)20mcg
Vit B9 (Folic acid)3mg
Vit C^200mg

^ contains Zinpro organic minerals and natural vitamin E and C

Feeding Recommendation

NRM Assett® can be fed alone or combined with a suitable fibre source. The above recommendations are for horses with a mature body weight of 500kg. Adjust intake according to needs based on breed, body weight, body condition, growth rate and available forage. Always provide at least 1.5% of the horse’s body weight in good quality forage (pasture, hay, chaff, fibre products) per day. Always allow free access to fresh, clean water.


Fibre pellet, steam flaked barley, steam flaked maize, steam flaked peas, beet pulp, KER Equi-Jewel, grain and grain co-products, vegetable protein meal, molasses, cold pressed canola oil, KER vitamin and mineral premix including Zinpro organic trace minerals, amino acids, minerals and salts, KER BMC™, mould inhibitor, apple flavour.


Please ensure product is stored in a cool, dry and vermin free environment.

Caution: Do not feed to any animal species other than those stipulated on the label.

NRM and Kentucky Equine Research

Kentucky Equine Research (KER) works closely with an international network of horse feed manufacturers dedicated to the advancement of equine nutrition and exercise physiology to produce healthier, more athletic horses. Using advice from KER, NRM feeds are formulated to incorporate the very latest advances in equine nutrition. The combination of NRM’s long-standing role as a leader in the New Zealand feed industry and KER’s technical expertise in the field of equine nutrition makes NRM feeds some of the most scientifically advanced available in the local market.

NRM Stud and Breeding Horse Feed Range

A range of feeds providing essential ingredients for your horse’s well-being.

Developed in partnership with Kentucky Equine Research (KER) and proudly manufactured in New Zealand, NRM feeds are unique blends of nutrients and quality products to optimise the health and performance of your horse.

There is an NRM feed to match the diverse needs of horses through every stage or activity level of their life. It is important to carefully monitor energy levels to ensure that under or over feeding does not occur.