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post #11 of 14 Old 08-04-2008, 01:31 PM
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Yes clover is ok

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post #12 of 14 Old 08-04-2008, 01:52 PM
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You have been given good advice here...Enough anyways to be headed in the right direction. I'm offically taking away your hay idiot title!

I'd suggest you go to your local feed store. I know they sell hay...but they can point you into the right direction. Also, sometimes local vets get the skinny on good hay producers too.

I've had great luck calling these places and picking their minds...word of mouth seems to be the best way to get what you want.

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post #13 of 14 Old 08-04-2008, 02:51 PM
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clover is good. it's tastier than regular brome so the horses appreciate it too!
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post #14 of 14 Old 08-04-2008, 03:53 PM
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Your decision on the kind of hey you get, depends on how easy of a keeper your horse is. Some horses at the barn (ponies mainly) only get grass hay because they fatten out to easily and only get richer feed when/if needed.
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