Originally Posted by Vidaloco
I don't grain mine in the summer. A mineral salt block and all the grass they can eat is plenty. In the winter they get grained once a day around noon and have 24/7 hay.
I do the same exact thing with my mare. The grass in her pasture is so green & thick during the summer & she gets pretty fat on it.
(She is out 24-7.. I live in FL.) During the winter she gets her grain everyday because the grass is bad from the cold. She's happy & healthy.