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    Highly nutritious, palatable and safe to feed. Gumnuts provide a unique balance of vitamins and minerals specifically formulated to address the challenges of old age.

    Available in 20kg bag

     

    $42.20 NZD inc GST.

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    Product Overview
    Mitavite® Gumnuts®
    The original & still the first choice of feed for aged horses & ponies. Gumnuts® are Australia’s original and most trusted feed especially formulated for aged horses and ponies. Highly nutritious, palatable and safe to feed, Gumnuts® provides a unique balance of vitamins and minerals specifically formulated to address the challenges of old age. Omega 3 oils, antioxidants and essential amino acids are provided in a highly digestible form. Gumnuts® reduces to a soft mash when water is added.
    Ingredients
    Contains grains including barley (pressure cooked and steam extruded), legumes, vegetable oils, vegetable protein meals, salt, electrolyte mineral salts, molasses and enriched with omega 3 oils added minerals and protexin.
    Daily Feeding Guide
    Maintenance
    Bodyweightkg300400500600
    Gumnuts®kg1.5 – 1.751.75 – 22.25 – 2.52.5 – 3
    Lucerne chaff or haykg1 – 1.251.5 – 1.752 – 2.252 – 2.5
    Cereal or pasture*kg3.25 +4.5 +5 +7 +
    Pleasure Riding
    Bodyweightkg300400500600
    Gumnuts®kg1.75 – 22 – 2.252.75 – 33.24 – 3.5
    Lucerne chaff or haykg1 – 1.251.5 – 1.752 – 2.252.25 – 2.5
    Cereal or pasture*kg3 +4 +5 +6 +
    Light Work
    Bodyweightkg300400500600
    Gumnuts®kg2 – 2.252.5 – 33 – 3.53.75 – 4.25
    Lucerne chaff or haykg1.25 – 1.52 – 2.252.5 – 33 – 3.5
    Cereal or pasture*kg3 +4 +5 +6 +
    Medium Work
    Bodyweightkg300400500600
    Gumnuts®kg2.5 – 2.752.75 – 3.253.5 – 44.25 – 4.75
    Lucerne chaff or haykg1.5 – 1.752.25 – 2.752.75 – 3.253.5 – 3.75
    Cereal or pasture*kg3 +4 +5 +6 +
    Regular Strenuous Work
    Bodyweightkg300400500600
    Gumnuts®kg3 – 3.253.75 – 4.254.5 – 55.5 – 6
    Lucerne chaff or haykg2 – 2.252.5 – 33 – 3.53.5 – 4
    Cereal or pasture*kg3 +4 +5 +6 +
    Roughage (hay, chaff, pasture etc) should be fed at 1-1.5% of bodyweight. Amounts above are a guide. Total daily feed (concentrate + roughage) should be 2-3% of bodyweight depending on age, workload & climate. Refer to the exercise calculator to determine classification of workload. *Oaten or wheaten chaff or hay or pasture. *Oaten or wheaten chaff or hay or pasture. The feeding guides are for temperate climates. In tropical climates increase the amount of Gumnuts®.
    Nutritional Content
    Analysis (as fed)
    Energy De (mj/kg)14Protein %16
    Fat %7Fibre %8

     

    Nutrient Levels in 1kg
    Calcium12gMagnesium5gNiacin130mg
    Phosphorus10gPotassium12gThiamin28mg
    Manganese190mgIron190mgVitamin B211mg
    Copper80mgMolybdenum1.2mgPantothenate28mg
    Iodine1.32mgSelenium0.3mgVitamin B612mg
    Zinc200mgVitamin A11000iuVitamin B1245ug
    Cobalt0.45mgVitamin E330iuBiotin1000ug
    Chloride9gVitamin D1480iuCholine1.7g
    Sodium4.5gQuinaquanone®1750ugFolate10mg

     

    Additional information

    Weight20 kg