Hay Analysis

Hay is an important part of the Equine diet. The ideal diet should consist of high quality grass and legume mix hay at 1.5-2% of the body weight of the horse. That is for a horse that is out to pasture most or all the time. Horses that are performance or endurance may need extra calories from grain. There are so many different types of grain, supplements, and feeding options where do you begin? The answer is with a hay analysis.

A hay analysis will tell you what minerals, vitamins, starch,