Kentucky Junior - KER -

Pelleted feed formulated by Kentucky Equine Research for pregnant mares, and foals.
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This feed has been formulated to cover the nutritional requirements of the growing foal and broodmare through the first months through weaning until 24 months. 

This feed is designed to reduce risks of developing OCD and/or DOD through incorrect feeding.

This feed contains a high protein and essential amino acid levels to promote correct bone and tissue development. The formula includes optimum levels of calcium, phosphorus, copper and zinc, all chelated to ensure maximum absorption.

Kentucky Junior is manufactured as a pellet to ensure that foals eat a balanced ration and do not change the formulation by eating only part of a mix. The ration also contains low amounts of molasses to promote stability even during the summer months.

Ingredients: barley, roasted soybean meal extraction (2), wheat, corn (3), alfalfa meal, oats, cane molasses, bicalcium phosphate, calcium carbonate, sodium chloride. 

(2) Produced from genetically modified soya beans

(3) Genetically modified corn

Nutritional Additives per kg:


  • 3a672a Vitamin A 19250 UI
  • 3a671 Vitamin D3 1930 UI
  • 3a700 vitamin E 173.3 mg

Trace Elements:

  • 3b503 Manganese 86.8 mg (manganous sulfate monohydrate)
  • 3b506 Manganese 21.7 mg (Mannose chelate of glycine hydrate)
  • 3b104 Iron 71.9 mg (iron (II) sulphate heptahydrate)
  • 3b605 Zinc 154 mg (zinc sulfate monohydrate)
  • 3b 607 Zinc 38.5 mg (zinc chelate glycine hydrate)
  • 3b201 Iodine 0.88 mg (potassium iodide)
  • E8 Selenium 0.88 mg (sodium selenite)
  • 3b405 Copper 52.500 mg (copper sulfate pentahydrate)
  • 3b405 Copper 13.13 mg (copper chelate of hydrated amino acids)
  • 3b301 Cobalt 0.18 mg (cobalt acetate tetrahydrate)

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Feeding Directions:

Recommended ration 0.8% to 1% bodyweight with a minimum of 1.5% bodyweight in forage



Foals 3-6 months

Up to 0.3 per month of age

Foals 6-12 months


Foals 12-24 months


Pregnant and lactating mares last




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All the ingredients included in the formulations are accepted by the FEI and the Jockey Club but the products themselves are not subjected to analysis that guarantees the absence of naturally occurring doping substances after production.

Although the risk of giving a positive doping for any of these pollutants is low, we recommend using products with a higher level of control for national and international competition where your horse can be subjected to anti-doping.