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How Winter Affects Horses - Temperatures & Feeding

How Winter Affects Horses - Temperatures & Feeding

During the winter season, temperatures typically fall below that necessary for pasture grass to grow. Pastures become rapidly depleted of natural forage and horses must increasingly rely on their owners to provide them with a nutritionally adequate diet. To properly feed a horse during the winter months, several key factors...

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Standlee Spotlight: Lapa’au Farm

Standlee Spotlight: Lapa’au Farm

Did you know that straw can be used to grow big, beautiful mushrooms? Lapa’au Farm in Hawai’i does, and they prefer Standlee® high-quality straw to make their mushroom gardens grow.

Oyster Mushrooms are one of the most versatile mushrooms on the planet. They are used to help enrich our diets and,...

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

On this Thanksgiving Day, remember to thank a farmer for the food on your table and the forage in your stable. Wishing you a Thanksgiving filled with laughter, love, family and most importantly...FOOD!

From the Standlee Family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving.

Standlee Thanksgiving Message
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How Much Hay You Need To Store For the Winter Months? - Prepping Now

How Much Hay You Need To Store For the Winter Months? - Prepping Now

The horse has evolved as a grazing animal; the natural feeding habit of the horse is to eat small amounts of roughages often. Modern management practices of horses incorporate stabling, increased grain-based concentrate consumption, meal feeding, limited access to pasture and the reliance on stored forages ...

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