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Re: [RC] old alfalfa??? - susancvuturo

I thought so TOO;  however, I'm getting NO response to it!  Please, can someone answer this question??
Susan (in Louisville)
-------------- Original message from Rebecca Fabiszak <ag47xau49@xxxxxxxxx>: --------------

Excellent question, in my opinion.

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From: "susancvuturo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <susancvuturo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Sent: Friday, March 7, 2008 5:05:05 AM
Subject: [RC] old alfalfa???

Question for Ridecampers (specifically the vets):  Does the sugar content of alfalfa decrease as it ages?  Would 3 year old alfalfa be safe to feed an insulin-resistant horse.  I know the nutritional value DOES decrease --- but what about the sugar content?  The hay is still tasty and smells good -- no mold nor dust.
Thanks for your advice!
Susan (in Louisville)

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