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Horse & Pony Pellets

Everyday nutrition

Suitable for horses and ponies in light to medium work and spelling.

A low energy, multi-purpose pelleted feed designed to provide basic, essential nutrition to horses and ponies in light to medium work, or as a supplement to pasture or hay. Feed with or without added chaff or fibre products.

Key Benefits and Features

  • Nutritionally balanced to provide all essential vitamins and minerals, including additional magnesium for improved neuromuscular support.
  • Vegetable oils promote a healthy coat.
  • Pelleted formula ensures every mouthful provides balanced nutrition and reduces sifting.
  • Natural vitamin E, which has superior bioavailability compared to synthetic sources.
  • Convenience of a pellet.
  • Economical alternative.
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Typical analysis (approximate on an as fed basis)

Crude Protein12%
Fat2.5%
Fibre (NDF)32%
Moisture12%
Digestible Energy11MJ/kg

Nutrient Composition per 1kg of NRM Horse & Pony (on an as fed basis)

Crude Protein 120g
Lysine5.5g
Methionine2g
Calcium10g
Phosphorus6g
Magnesium4g
Sodium4g
Potassium10g
Chloride7.5g
Zinc150mg
Copper50mg
Selenium0.6mg
Manganese120mg
Iron200mg
Iodine1.2mg
Cobalt0.3mg
Vit A5,000IU
Vit E100IU
Vit D1,300IU
Vit K1mg
Vit B1 (Thiamine)5mg
Vit B2 (Riboflavin) 4mg
Vit B6 (Pyridoxine)1.5mg
Vit B7 (Biotin)11mcg
Vit B9 (Folic acid) 1.5mg

Feeding rates

WEIGHT OF HORSE300KG400KG500KG
Maintenance and light work1-2kg2-2.5kg3-3.5kg
Moderate work2-3kg2.5-4kg3.5-5kg

Suitable alternatives for NRM Horse and Pony include NRM Coolade or NRM Low GI Sport®.

Feeding Recommendation

NRM Horse & Pony can be fed alone or combined with a suitable fibre source. Adjust intake according to needs based on breed, body weight, body condition, workload 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.

Ingredients selected from

Grain and grain co-products, soy hulls, vegetable protein meal, molasses, minerals and salts, KER vitamin and mineral pre-mix, vegetable oil, mould inhibitor, apple flavour.

Storage

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 Sport & Leisure 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.

Feeding GuideUNDER WEIGHT (POOR DOER)GOOD CONDITIONOVER WEIGHT (GOOD DOER)
Sport Horse – light exerciseCoolade and Equi-Jewel
Horse & Pony and Equi-Jewel
or Low GI Sport and Equi-Jewel
Coolade, Horse and Pony or Low GI SportEquine Balancer
Sport Horse – moderate exercise Low GI Sport and Equi-Jewel
or Horse & Pony and Equi-Jewel
Low GI Sport or Horse & PonyEquine Balancer
Sport Horse – heavy exerciseLow GI Sport and Equi-Jewel
or Sweetfeed and Equi-Jewel
Low GI Sport or SweetfeedEquine Balancer and grain
Senior HorseCoolade and Equi-Jewel
or Low GI Sport and Equi-Jewel
Coolade, Horse & Pony or Low GI SportEquine Balancer
Starch & Sugar SensitiveLow GI Sport and Equi-JewelLow GI Sport or Coolade and Equi-JewelEquine Balancer