EQ8™ - BUCKEYE® Nutrition - Detail

By: Buckeye Nutrition  09-12-2011
Keywords: Gut Health, Cooked Grains,


Guaranteed Analysis

Ingredient Amount
Crude Protein, Minimum 12.00%
Lysine, Minimum 0.60%
Methionine, Minimum 0.18%
Threonine, Minimum 0.40%
Crude Fat, Minimum 8.00%
Crude Fiber, Maximum 12.00%
NSC (Starch plus Sugar)*, Maximum 23.00%
Calcium (Ca), Minimum 0.70%
Calcium (Ca), Minimum 1.20%
Phosphorus (P), Minimum 0.65%
Potassium (K), Minimum 0.85%
Magnesium, Minimum 0.30%
Manganese, Minimum 95 ppm
Copper (Cu), Minimum 40 ppm
Selenium (Se), Minimum 0.6 ppm
Zinc (Zn), Minimum 140 ppm
Vitamin A, Minimum 6000 IU/lb
Vitamin D, Minimum 600 IU/lb
Vitamin E, Minimum 300 IU/lb
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Minimun 65 IU/lb
*Total Micro organisms 100,000,000 CFU/lb

* Not recognized by AAFCO as an essential nutrient.

Ingredients

Wheat Middlings, Soybean Hulls, Kibbled Corn, Heat Processed Soybeans, Dried Beet Pulp, Soybean Oil, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Oat Mill By-Product, Heat Processed Flax Seed, Cane Molasses, Calcium Carbonate, Calcium Phosphate, Salt, Magnesium Oxide, Potassium Sulfate, Magnesium Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Cobalt Sulfate, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide, Calcium Iodate, Selenium Yeast, Sodium Selenite, Yeast Culture, Saccharomyces cerevisiae Yeast Culture, Vegetable Fat Product (Feed Grade), Lecithin, Glycerin, Phosphoric Acid, Proprionic Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Acetic Acid, Sulfuric Acid, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B-12 Supplement,  Choline Chloride, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Enterococcus faecium, Pediococcus acidilacticii, Lactobacillus brevis, Lactobacillus plantarum.

Features and Benefits

Feature Benefit
Increased fat levels and lower starch and sugar levels Helps to minimize stomach upset
Formulated with cooked grains Minimizes the risk of excess starch reaching the large intestine
Fortified with live probiotic species Provides a barrier of protection against harmful bacteria
Foritfied with Gro 'n Win® technology Ensures viability of probiotics
Manufactured using BioFuze technology Improves digestion of fiber and protein
Includes highly digestible fiber Promotes digestibility of forage and supports microbial health in the large intestine

Feeding Directions

Feed at regular times, at least twice daily with three daily feedings preferred.  Feed according to the amounts shown below which are based on the weight of your horse and their level of work.  EQ8Gut Health meets the higher calorie recommended allowances when fed at the following amounts/day.  The maximum amount of EQ8Gut Health to feed per feeding is 0.5% of body weight.


Work Load
(Pounds of EQ8™ Gut Health per day)
Animal Body Weight (lbs.) *Hay (lbs.) Idle Light Moderate Intense
600 - 800 9.0 - 16 2 - 5 4 - 6 5 - 8 6 - 10
800 - 1100 12 - 22 3 - 7 5 - 9 8 - 10 8 - 14
1100 - 1300 16 - 25 4 - 8 6 - 10 10 - 13 10 - 16
1300 - 1500 19 - 30 6 - 11 7 - 12 11 - 16 13 - 19
1500 - 1700 22 - 35 7 - 12 9 - 14 13 - 19 15 - 23
1700 - 2000 25 - 40 8 - 13 10 - 16 15 - 21 17 - 26


Forage values are suggested intakes based on good quality forage.  The quality and digestibility of the forage is variable and dependent on the maturity of the plant at harvest.  Horses older than 6 months should be fed at least 1% of the bodyweight as forage to maintain gut health.

When possible, have your forage analyzed to estimate quality and digestibility. If additional calories are needed do the following: Add 1 lb. of

Gro 'n Win®

or

Gro 'n Win

®

Alfa

by Buckeye Nutrition® for every 3 lbs of

EQ8

Gut Health

underfed.

Always maintain a clean, fresh water supply.
Make salt available free choice.

Keywords: Cooked Grains, Gut Health,

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EQ8™ - BUCKEYE® Nutrition - solutions

Utilizing cooked grains to ensure optimal starch digestion in the foregut, and live probiotics to enhance the functionality of the hindgut, EQ8™ Gut Health has the nutrients to optimize digestive balance. That's why BUCKEYE® Nutrition has created EQ8™ Gut Health - scientifically formulated nutrition targeting the health of the digestive system. We all know how critical digestion is for the proper functioning of a horse.