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HORSE FEED [1 record]

Record 1 2004-06-14


Subject field(s)
  • Animal Feed (Agric.)
  • Horse Husbandry

Barley can be fed to horses but many owners reject its use. Corn is not readily obtained. Wheat is not often used as a horse feed. It has a high energy content, and even minor feeding errors can cause serious problems such as colic and founder.


  • Alimentation des animaux (Agric.)
  • Élevage des chevaux


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