Monthly Archives: September 2013

Magnesium – The Mighty Mineral

Magnesium often receives little attention in equine nutrition. For example, you will rarely see it listed in the analysis on  a feed bag. Despite this, it could easily be argued that no other mineral has as many important functions. The … Continue reading

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Calcium – Much More than Bone

Appreciation for the importance of nutrition lies in understanding the role of nutrients in body processes. Calcium is an important structural mineral. Most of the body’s calcium is incorporated into bone and teeth where calcium in a crystalline structure makes … Continue reading

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