Mycotoxins and the horse

Find out information about mycotoxins and the horse.  Learn about what mycotoxins are, how you can reduce exposure to them.  Understand whether testing will give you answers to mycotoxin exposure and help your horse. All horse owners work very hard to provide their horses with the best possible feed but mycotoxins almost always present and […]

Ultra Low Iron Equine Balancers

It would be an understatement to say that here at Forageplus we are slightly obsessed by levels of iron in the horse’s diet. We formulate all our balancer products to ensure they contain the lowest iron content we can possibly achieve. We can  describe our balancers as ‘ultra low iron’ and believe that we have […]

Vitamin E: The warrior vitamin

Imagine this scene ……. a strong castle surrounded by invaders, archers stand behind the walls, their arrows firing at the enemy.  As the invaders advanced one by one they are picked off by the huge numbers of archers protecting the inner castle, at the castle walls. The castle is the outer membrane of the cells […]

The importance of lysine

Lysine is an essential amino acid often short in horse grass and hay.  In this article Forageplus discusses the importance of lysine for horses which is an essential amino acid contained in the protein found in the horse’s daily diet. The article explains why supplementation is needed for all horses but especially breeding horses, horses […]