The sugar fraction is rapidly digested in the small intestine providing instant energy The fibre fraction is digested at a slower rate, which promotes satiety and stamina Molassed sugar beet feed promotes an even supply of energy The palatable nature of the feed encourages shy feeders to eat Promotes the intake of other less palatable ingredients e.g. wormers 100% wholesome and natural High calcium level is ideal for the young, growing and lactating horse Helps prevent laminitis Soaked feed can aid rehydration Sugarbeet is a natural feed which is a nutritional cross between a concentrate and a forage. It provides a highly digestible source of fibre in a slow release form which is more suited to the horse and pony's natural way of feeding, and helps to maintain a healthy gut. A highly palatable feed, sugar beet can encourage fussy feeders to eat, as well as acting as a succulent and helping with rehydration, if it is fed very wet. Rich in sodium, potassium and calcium. Ideal for mixing with straight cereals. Highly palatable source of digestible fibre. Soak pellets in water for 24 hours prior to use. 25kg bag.