Chaff is another word for cut pieces of dried forage. We offer many different types of chaff and chaff mixes.
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Honeychop Plus Garlic is a lightly molassed oat straw chaff. It contains 30 grams of garlic per Kg and feeding just 1kg per day to your horse is equivalent to the recommended daily amount of garlic for a 500kg horse, eliminating the need for extra supplements. Giving your horse medication is much easier when added to the Honeychop Plus Garlic as the strong aroma of garlic masks any unpalatable smells and flavours. It encourages good digestion and increases chewing time keeping your horse occupied for longer. Honeychop Plus Garlic aids health and vitality in your horse as the garlic has natural healing properties and has been known to reduce pain and inflammation. It also helps to keep flies at bay. It is rich in sulphur which is known to have blood cleansing properties and has also been used to aid circulation. It contains Limestone Flour and salt for extra minerals. The Limestone is a calcium supplement for horses, which is vital for healthy growth, strong bones, teeth and hooves and the salt is needed by a horse to function properly as a lack of salt can cause loss of performance. Always make sure there is plenty of fresh water available. Product Analysis Fibre 24% Ash 14% Sugar 11% Protein 5% Sodium 0.1% Digestible energy 8 (MJ/Kg) Composition Oat Straw, Molasses, Limestone Flour, Crushed Garlic Powder, Salt, Natural Preservatives Available in 12.5kg recyclable bags.
Honeychop Plus Apple is a high fibre oat straw chaff combined with human grade apple pieces to tempt difficult feeders. Giving your horse medication is much easier when added to the Honeychop Plus Apple as the tasty pieces of apple are great for masking any unpalatable smells and flavours. It provides variety in your horse's diet, encourages good digestion and increases chewing time keeping your horse occupied for longer especially when stabled for long periods of time. Apples are high in the antioxidant vitamins A and C, these vitamins help fight free-radicals, which may cause inflammation, infection and fatigue. The Honeychop Plus Apple contains Limestone Flour and salt for extra minerals. The Limestone is a calcium supplement for horses, which is vital for healthy growth, strong bones, teeth and hooves and the salt is needed by a horse to function properly as a lack of salt can cause loss of performance. Product Analysis Fibre 24% Ash 14% Sugar 11% Protein 5% Sodium 0.1% Digestible energy 8 (MJ/Kg) Composition Oat Straw, Molasses, Limestone Flour, Apple Flavouring, Apple Pieces, Salt, Natural Preservatives As with any new feed introduce gradually and always make sure there is plenty of fresh water available. Available in 12.5kg recyclable bags.
TopChop Lite is a natural product made from alfalfa, oat straw, a light dressing of linseed oil and real mint. TopChop Lite contains no added molasses or any other sugar coating. TopChop Lite is of similar nutritional value to average quality hay but contains less sugar. The composition and fine texture of this product make it ideal for horses and ponies prone to, being treated for, and recovering from laminitis. It is suitable for all horses and ponies and perfect for good-doers and others prone to weight gain. The formula for TopChop Lite was tested and developed at the Middle Park Equine Research Centre and has been approved by the nutritional team for use in all horses. However they recommend that horses and ponies needing to gain weight, and all breeding stock, would gain greater benefit from TopChop Alfalfa. In combination, TopChop Lite and TopSpec AntiLam make an ideal complete feed for horses and ponies prone to, being treated for or recovering from laminitis.
TopChop Zero is a natural product made from British chopped oat straw with added apple flavour and mint to enhance palatability. It is designed for horses and ponies that are overweight and need an exceptionally low-calorie source of mature forage. Horses and ponies can pick away steadily at TopChop Zero when they no longer have access to grass or hay or even haylage. By doing this they will ensure a supply of fibre to the microflora in their hindgut during periods when otherwise there would be no forage supply e.g. from late evening until morning stables. This will be of huge benefit to the horse’s digestive health. The formula for TopChop Zero was tested and developed at the Middle Park Equine Research Centre and has been approved by the nutritional team for use in most horses. It is ideal for overweight horses and ponies, horses and ponies that have to eat haylage that is too ‘rich’ for them, often resulting in loose droppings, overweight horses and ponies prone to, being treated for or recovering from laminitis.
Golden Chaff is a traditional chopped wheat straw chaff with a molasses coating and is ideal for adding to mixes or cubes to stop a horse bolting his feed and to encourage more chewing. Its molasses content may also tempt the fussy feeder and makes it ideal where supplements or powders need mixing with the feed. A TRADITIONAL MOLASSED CHAFF TO ADD BULK TARGETED AT Greedy horses who need to be encouraged to chew their compound feed Those on limited hard feed or balancer who need something to bulk up a meal Fussy feeders who may be tempted by a molassed chaff Feeding Guide:- One level Stubbs round bowl holds around 0.35kg / 0.8lbs COMPOSITION :- Wheat Straw, Cane Molasses, Calcium Carbonate ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS:- Digestible Energy7.5MJ/kg Fibre30% Protein5.5% Ash10% Starch1.5% Sugar17.5% Starch And Sugar Values Can Fluctuate By The Nature Of The Natural Ingredients.
Alfalfa plus Oil is a pure-high temperature dried and chopped alfalfa. This nutritious feed contains a generous coating of soya, bringing the oil content up to 11.5%. The Alfalfa plant is a rich herb known as a perennial legume, related to the pea and bean family. Packed with protein and Vitamins A, E and B, this powerful plant provides support for eyesight, muscles and internal organs whilst also contributing to a gorgeous shiny coat and healthy skin. Equivalent to some competition and conditioning feeds, Alfalfa plus Oil provides a good source of slow release energy that will keep your horse fuller for longer, without excessive calories or bloating. With a high fibre content and a great source of protein, this feed is perfect for horses that need a little help building muscles and top-line, as well as support the gut and digestive system. Low in starch with no added sugar or molasses, it is a healthier option for horses who need less calories or whose starch levels needs to be controlled, whilst also providing enough nourishment to give them the energy they need on a day to day basis. Combine Alfalfa Plus Oil with a balancer such as Lo-Cal or Performance Balancer (sold separately), for a complete, balanced and nutritious meal for your horse. Feeding Instructions - Alfalfa Plus Oil may be added to a horse’s compound feed at an advised total of 3 1?2 - 4lb (1-2 Stubbs Scoops) per feed for a horse and 3 - 3 1/2lb (1-1 1?2 stubbs scoops) for a pony (including additional mixes, cubes or sugar beet, if fed). For optimum digestion, keep compound meals small. - Where forage is of poor nutritional value or when a horse is not a good forage eater, Alfalfa Plus oil can be fed in addition to, or to partially replace, the forage ration. - When fed alongside hay and/or in addition to compound feed, 1.5kg to 3kg per day may be fed. We advise that you weigh the volume of Alfalfa Plus oil that your scoop with hold. Key information Estimated Digestible Energy (as fed): 12.5Mj/kg. One level Stubbs Scoop (sold separately) of Alfalfa Plus Oil holds approximately 0.4kg/ 0.9lb. Composition: Dried Alfalfa, Soya Oil Analytical Constituents: Protein 15%, Oil 11.5%, Fibre 30%, Ash 9%, Sodium Chloride 0.1%,
The Just Chop is a wholesome natural blend of premium meadowhay and oat straw and is the ideal hay replacer for animals requiring low sugar intake. It has no additives or molasses. It is suitable for laminitics/EMS/cushings. It is also useful to bulk up other feeds, adding fibre. Analytical constituents: Dry matter 86.14%. Crude protein 7.3%. Total Sugars 5.1%. MAD fibre 32.2%. Digestible energy (MJ/Kg) 6.9%. Bale size: 15kg Size of the chop is approx. 25mm
Honeychop Lite & Healthy, free from molasses, is a non-heating low sugar fibre feed coated with linseed and rapeseed oil, including oat straw, timothy grass, herbs, marigolds and cinnamon. High in omega 3 fatty acids linseed, flax seed oil, is ideal to promote health and condition. Blended with our mix of real herbs known for their natural antioxidant properties it is the perfect low sugar palatable fibre feed to add to your horse, pony or donkeys diet. With a typical sugar content of 3%, which is made up of all natural sugars, you can be sure you will be limiting the sugar intake in your horse, pony or donkey’s diet. Horses are herbivores, evolved on a diet of grasses, The blend of natural fibres and selected herbs in Honeychop Lite and Healthy will add natural variety to your horse, pony or donkeys diet, mimicking the natural environment in which they should graze. Free from molasses, soya and artificial additives No added sugar Low in Starch Contains added linseed oil, rich in omega 3 fatty acids for health and condition Includes real herbs with known natural antioxidants Ideal for overweight horses, ponies and donkeys or those that maintain their weight easily We only use sun dried oat straw and never desiccate our crops Linseed Oil is high in omega 3 fatty acids. Linseed (flax seed) oil is ideal to promote health and condition. Rapeseed oil is also a good source of vitamin E and an important aid to digestion. The inclusion of oil helps horses and ponies maintain strong hooves, glossy coats and better all-round condition. It is also known to have beneficial effects for horses with stiff joints. Marigolds are known to contain antioxidants, which help against digestive inflammation. They are a rich source of vitamins A and C and are high in oil. This means that not only will your horse, or pony benefit from external coat shine, but they will also receive internal benefits from these beautiful yellow flowers. Cinnamon has also been shown to act as an antioxidant which can lead to improved health. Although no specific trials have been performed on horses cinnamon may prove to have beneficial effects in laminitic equines. Thyme is an anti-spasmodic and can help inflammation or infection of the respiratory tract, ideal for coughs, cramps and chest infections due to its antiseptic properties. It stimulates circulation, digestion, nervous responses and secretion of hormones aiding metabolism. Whilst being an insecticide it keeps away insects, pests and can be effectively used to deter parasites such as fleas, lice and flies. Oregano contains elements that help with digestion and stimulates the immune system. It also aids in the smooth running of the cardiovascular system which helps in fighting diseases, stabilises body temperature and maintains PH balance. Mint is germicidal and a breath freshener. It takes care of oral health by inhibiting harmful bacterial growth inside the mouth by cleaning the tongue and teeth. Mint is a good appetiser and promotes digestion. Basil is a natural antiseptic and known for being an antioxidant that aids digestion. Timothy Grass is an excellent choice for natives, good doers and those prone to laminitis as its naturally lower in sugar than most other grasses. Honeychop Lite & Healthy also contains limestone flour which is a calcium supplement for horses and vital for healthy growth, strong bones, teeth and hooves. Additional Info • As with any new feed introduce gradually to give your horse's digestive system time to adjust. • Always make sure your horse, or pony has access to plenty of clean fresh water and that good dentition is maintained. • Feed according to work load, conditions and temperament. • And remember, a scoop of fibre before riding will help prevent acid splash in the stomach. Nutritional Info ITEM TYPICAL ANALYSIS AS FED % Fibre 28% Protein 5% Total Sugar 3% Starch 0.1% Digestible Energy 8.5 MJ/Kg Ingredients Oat Straw Timothy Grass Linseed & Rapeseed Oil 10% Marigold Herbs Limestone Cinnamon
Honeychop Original is a high fibre oat straw chaff with the addition of limestone flour and salt with a light sugar blend coating. You can be sure your horse, or pony has a quality fibre feed that also provides an adequate level of calcium and salt in its diet. Features: - Made using only high fibre conservation grade oat straw - We use only sun dried oat straw and never desiccate our crops. - Contains salt and limestone flour - Promotes good digestion and increases chewing time - Keeps your horse occupied for longer - Ideal to mix with a concentrate feed to increase chewing time, digestibility and keep your horse occupied for longer and can also be used as a partial hay replacer when forage is short. Only the best quality Conservation Grade oat straw is used which helps preserve the wildlife and flora of the British countryside. It is chopped to the required length for optimum digestibility.Honeychop is NOPS accredited which means only the highest standard of ingredients are sourced from approved suppliers, with full tracability from the packaged product right back to the field where it was grown. Honeychop Original contains salt and limestone flour for added minerals.Limestone Flour is a calcium supplement for horses, which is vital for healthy growth, strong bones, teeth and hooves. Honeychop contains salt at a rate of 25 grams per Kg which is the recommended amount for an average horse in light work in a moderate climate.Salt is an essential mineral required by a horse to function normally; a lack of salt can cause loss of performance.
Honeychop Plus Herbs is an oat straw chaff with a wonderful aroma that is highly nutritious and extremely palatable, perfect for your fussy feeder. Made with only the finest Conservation Grade high fibre oat straw with a low sugar dressing Contains thyme, oregano, mint and basil, which are all herbs known for their therapeutic properties to horses and ponies. Salt and Limestone flour have been added for healthy growth and strong bones, teeth and hooves Keeps your horse occupied for longer We only use sun dried oat straw and never desiccate our crops Thyme is an anti-spasmodic and can help inflammation or infection of the respiratory tract, ideal for coughs, cramps and chest infections due to its antiseptic properties. It stimulates circulation, digestion, nervous responses and secretion of hormones aiding metabolism. Whilst being an insecticide it keeps away insects, pests and can be effectively used to deter parasites such as fleas, lice and flies. Oregano contains elements that help with digestion and stimulates the immune system, it also aids in the smooth running of the cardiovascular system which helps in fighting diseases, stabilize body temperature and maintains PH balance. Mint is germicidal and a breath freshener. It takes care of oral health by inhibiting harmful bacterial growth inside the mouth by cleaning the tongue and teeth. Mint is a good appetiser and promotes digestion. Basil is a natural antiseptic and known for being an antioxidant that aids digestion.. Limestone Flour is a calcium supplementation for horses and calcium is vital for healthy growth, strong bones, teeth and hooves. Honeychop Plus Herbs also contains salt at a rate of 25 grams per Kg which is the recommended amount for an average horse in light work in a moderate climate. Salt is an essential mineral required by a horse to function normally; a lack of salt can cause loss of performance.
Country Haylage High Fibre Meadow Mix is Made from a selection of mixed Grasses. Meadow mix Haylage is brilliant for horse owners who wish to feed an alternative to pure rye grass. - High in fibre - Dust free and helps to maintain a healthy respiratory system - Consistent quality - Lower calorie - Lower cost - Highly palatable, so can tempt shy feeders and avoid wastage - Convenient to store and handle - Can be stored outside without cover
Country Haylage Rye Mix is Made from a selection of mixed Ryegrasses: - Dust free and helps to maintain a healthy respiratory system - Consistent quality and has a high nutritional value - Allows hard feed quantity to be reduced - Highly palatable, so can tempt shy feeders and avoid wastage - Convenient to store and handle - Can be stored outside without cover - Delightful smell that is appreciated by horse and owner.
TopChop Alfalfa is a natural product made from top quality British alfalfa, with a light dressing of linseed oil and real mint. TopChop Alfalfa contains no added molasses or any other sugar coating. It is ideal for working horses, broodmares and youngstock. TopChop Alfalfa is of similar nutritional value to good quality haylage but contains less sugar. The formula for TopChop Alfalfa was tested and developed at the Middle Park Equine Research Centre and has been approved by the nutritional team as suitable for all horses and ponies other than those that need to lose weight (TopSpec nutritionists recommend TopChop Lite is used for horses and ponies that need to lose weight). It is ideal for horses and ponies needing to gain weight and for all breeding stock because of its good quality protein, low starch levels and high levels of bioavailable calcium.
A balanced blend of dried grass, dried alfalfa & oat straw Topped with a unique dressing combining linseed & soya oil with a light, low sugar molasses Linseed oil – a rich source of Omega 3 which can help in the nutritional maintenance of arthritis & inflammatory skin conditions and help optimise the immune system Plant based antioxidants help combat free radicals & maintain the horse in good health Nettles – help in the nutritional maintenance of laminitis, rheumatism, arthritis & the circulatory system Mint – contains flavanoids that act to relax the digestive system & is commonly used as a digestive aid Salt – provides two important electrolytes; sodium & chloride Contains added limestone to provide additional calcium Veteran contains only natural ingredients Mollichaff Veteran is a high fibre forage mix designed to complement or replace the entire forage ration where necessary. Veteran is ideal for horses and ponies that are unable to consume long forage and require a complete forage replacer. Veteran contains added vitamins, minerals, plant-based antioxidants, mint, nettle and salt. Nutritional Analysis Energy MJ/kg 9 Protein % 9 Fibre % 25 Oil % 4.5 Ash % 9 Calcium % 1 Phosphorus % 0.2 Magnesium % 1.3 Vitamin A iu/kg 4,000 Vitamin D iu/kg 600 Vitamin E mg/kg 15 Selenium mg/kg 0.15 Zinc mg/kg 50 Manganese mg/kg 40 Iron mg/kg 50 Cobalt mg/kg 0.1 Copper mg/kg 20 Dry Matter % 84 Starch % 1.5 Sugar % 10.5
Ultra-low starch, high oil fibre feed for those prone to gastric ulcers Products benefits:- Ultra-low starch, low sugar fibre feed ideal for horses and ponies prone to gastric ulcers or requiring a low starch diet. Proven* to help support horses prone to gastric ulcers following veterinary treatment. Includes soft short chopped alfalfa to extend eating time and provide a natural buffer to stomach acid. High in oil for slow release energy to fuel optimum condition and performance. High in vitamin E the most important antioxidant to support immune and muscle health. High in quality protein including lysine to support muscle development and performance. Includes a full range of added vitamins and minerals including chelated copper, zinc and manganese to help maximise absorption. A highly versatile feed that can be fed on its own or in addition to a suitable low starch compound feed such as SPILLERS Ulca Power Cubes. Nutritional Specification Digestible Energy (MJ/kg) 12.5 Oil (%) 10.0 Protein (%) 15.0 Fibre (%) 23.0 Starch (%) 5.0 Sugar (%) 4.0 Vitamin A (iu/kg) 14000 Vitamin D3 (iu/kg) 2000 Vitamin E (iu/kg) 450 Selenium (mg/kg) 0.50 Copper (mg/kg) 45 Zinc (mg/kg) 125 Ingredients Soya hulls (GM) Alfalfa Sunflower extract Wheatfeed Rapeseed oil Grass nuts Molasses Soya bean meal (GM) Calcium carbonate Di-calcium phosphate Salt Calcined magnesite Vitamin & mineral premix Lysine Please note that we may occasionally make small adjustments to our formulations. Please contact Care-Line for specific advice, especially in relation to allergies. Example Diets 500kg racehorse in light work 3kg of SPILLERS Ulca Fibre per day divided into a minimum of 2 meals Ad lib hay or haylage 500kg racehorse in heavy work/training 6kg SPILLERS Ulca Fibre per day divided into a minimum of 3 meals 9kg of hay or 10-12kg haylage per day 500kg racehorse in heavy work/training 3kg of SPILLERS Ulca Fibre per day divided into a minimum of 3 meals 3kg of SPILLERS Ulca Power Cubes per day divided into a minimum of 3 meals per day 9kg of hay or 10-12kg haylage per day
Mollichaff Donkey is a highly palatable mix containing a balanced blend of fibre pellets, oat straw, and soya oil with camomile, mint and lemon balm. It also contains a broad spectrum vitamin and mineral supplement, which includes limestone and magnesium. Magnesium is often deficient in UK soils and is an important factor in the nutritional support of many metabolic processes in the donkey as well as helping to maintain a healthy nervous system. Deficiency in this mineral may be associated with glucose intolerance and insulin resistance, both of which are important in the nutritional management of laminitis. Limestone provides additional calcium for strong bones and healthy growth. Mollichaff Donkey is low in sugar, starch and energy and carries the HoofKind logo to denote that it is suitable for laminitic donkeys, mules, horses or ponies. When Mollichaff Donkey is fed at the recommended levels, it needs no further supplementation other than good quality forage, or it can be used as a total forage replacer. At least 1.5% of bodyweight should be fed in total food per day, including forage, even to overweight donkeys.
TopChop Sport is a natural product made from a mixture of British meadow grass species and high-temperature dried British alfalfa, dressed with a light coating of linseed oil. TopChop Sport contains no added molasses or any other sugar coating. The formula for TopChop Sport has been approved by the nutritional team as suitable for all horses and ponies, other than those prone to laminitis and/or those that need to lose weight (TopSpec nutritionists recommend that either TopChop Lite or TopChop Zero is used for horses and ponies in these circumstances). It is ideal for horses and ponies that find alfalfa chop bitter, perfect for fussy feeders including performance horses.
Fibre Lite Molasses Free Low calorie, no added sugar fibre blend with garlic Format: Fibre Pack weight: 20kg Approx. weight in Stubbs scoop: 0.4kg Products benefits Low calorie fibre blend suitable for all horses and ponies. Includes short chopped alfalfa and straw to help slow eating time. Molasses free, no added sugar recipe. Low in sugar and starch to support digestive health; ideal for horses and ponies prone to excitability. With added grass nuts and real garlic for enhanced variety and taste. Ideal for feeding alongside compound feeds and balancers. Nutritional Specification Digestible Energy (MJ/kg) 8.0 Oil (%) 4.0 Protein (%) 9.0 Fibre (%) 30.0 Starch (%) 1.5 Sugar (%) 1.25 Ingredients Nutritionally improved straw Oatfeed Alfalfa Chopped straw Sunflower extract Oatfeed Grass nuts Rice bran Rapeseed oil Calcium carbonate Di-calcium phosphate Garlic Example Diets 350kg pony in light work 350g of SPILLERS Daily Balancer per day 250g of SPILLERS Fibre Lite Molasses Free per meal Ad lib forage 500kg horse in light work 3kg of SPILLERS Horse and Pony Cubes per day divided into a minimum of 2 meals 500g of SPILLERS Fibre Lite Molasses Free per meal Ad lib forage
DR GREEN GARLIC CHAFF A lightly molassed, high fibre oat straw chaff with added garlic to help maintain a healthy heart & circulatory system, & can also help to boost the immune system. Can be used to mask the unpalatable smells & flavours of any added medication. Helps keep flies at bay in the summer Ingredients: Oat Straw, Cane Molasses, Beet Molasses partially Desugared, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Linseed Oil, Rapeseed Oil, Garlic Oil Oil 1.50% Crude Protein 4.5% Crude Fibre 24% Crude Ash 12.5% UFAS COMPOUND FEED - Reg No.137