Covers the fundamentals of horse nutrition including daily nutrient requirements using the latest National Research Council data. All these materials provide an interesting basis for further discussion, not only in specialized forums, but also for those involved in horse production. Bookseller Completion Rate This reflects the percentage of orders the seller has received and filled. The author Zoe Davies is a former lecturer in equine science, a consultant equine nutritionist, author and external examiner for higher education courses. The Author Zoe Davies is a former lecturer in equine science, a consultant equine nutritionist, author and external examiner for higher education courses.
New feed and food crops, improved methods of production and processing, increased productivity of animals and crops, changes in animal products including more lean and less fat in meat and less fat in milk, longer shelf-life requirements of animal food products, and a myriad of new technological developments have resulted in a need to continually re-evaluate nutrient requirements and supplementation. An easy to read paperback with well labelled diagrams. Search Tips Our search has the following Google-type functionality: + addition symbol If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results. Study questions at the end of each chapter to help you torevise. The Authors Sharon Eastwood, Anne-Lise Riis Jensen and Anna Jordon work together at Dark Horse Consultancy, a team of equine business consultants offering a wide range of advice and services to the industry. This new edition has been entirely revised to include the large amount of new research information that has become available since publication of the first edition.
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It is important for optimal horse health, reproduction,sustained performance and general well being. This book isinvaluable for horse owners, trainers and breeders. She has substantial experience in equine management and training. She has substantial experience in equine management and training. Students using this book will retain more basic nutrition knowledge than those sutdying more ration-based books.
It also explains thescientific basis for calculating nutrient and dietary requirementsin an understandable manner, and shows you how to do thesecalculations. Part 2 Management goes on to deal with resource management and how to go about strategic planning and marketing, concluding with an overall Business Plan. Harry -Potter Search results will not contain 'Potter'. The Author Zoe Davies is a former lecturer in equine science, a consultant equine nutritionist, author and external examiner for higher education courses. When you place your order through Biblio, the seller will ship it directly to you. Three new chapters have been added, entitled Feeding and Health-Related Problems, The Complexity of Proper Bone Formation, and Exercise Physiology.
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