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Equine Nutrition Seminars with Carol Layton B.Sc, M.Ed

See below for current seminars for bookings.
This is a full day seminar, covering the following topics plus any topics that are requested:

  • Equine digestion
  • The Australian feed industry: an independent evaluation
  • Why fibre matters
  • Nutrients: protein, fats, carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins and electrolytes
  • Feeding for hoof, coat and immune system health
  • Understanding pasture and hay and the nutrition they provide – it’s not just roughage or filler
  • Who are the NRC
  • Limitations of soil, blood and hair testing
  • Pasture and hay testing
  • Understanding common causes of laminitis; insulin resistance IR/EMS and hindgut carbohydrate overload
  • PPID/Cushings horses
  • Common feeding fads and myths
  • Understanding feed labels

Time is allocated for any questions on the day, can be general questions to specific questions for your own horses.

Cost is $110 per person.

Past seminars have been held all over Australia and overseas as part of conferences.

Australia
WA - Northam, Bunbury, Greenbushes, Kojonup, Perth, Margaret River
NT - Darwin
Victoria - Melbourne, Macclesfield, Geelong, Colac
Queensland - Brisbane, Mackay, Mareeba, Cairns, Dayboro, Townsville, Toowoomba
SA - Adelaide Hills, Birdwood
NSW - Branch Lane, Richmond, Wagga Wagga, Tamworth
ACT - Canberra
Tasmania - Deloraine, Sorell, Hobart

Overseas
New Zealand - Auckland

Conferences
2011 Functional Hoof Conference, Melbourne, Victoria
2012 World Hoof Conference, Prague, Czech Republic
2014 Functional Hoof Conference, Daylesford, Victoria
2016 Pacific Hoof Care Conference San Diego, USA
2017 NO Laminitis Conference, Tucson, USA
2018 Bowker Lectures, Windsor, NSW
2018 Animal Biomechanical Professionals Australia Conference, Launceston, Tasmania
2018 ACEHP Inspire, Melbourne, Victoria

Plus
2018 University of Adelaide Equine Special Interest Group - Veterinary undergraduates and other students

If you are interested in hosting a seminar, email carol.layton@gmail.com

Equine Nutrition Seminar - Westbury TAS - 15th September 2019

Balanced Equine nutrition seminar with Carol Layton B.Sc, M.Ed Westbury, Tasmania - Sunday 15th September 2019 Time allocated for your questions so bring a list of what you have always wanted to know about feeding horses. Venue Westbury Town Hall, ~30 minutes from the centre of Launceston26 Lyal ...Read more
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Balanced Equine nutrition seminar with Carol Layton B.Sc, M.Ed

Westbury, Tasmania - Sunday 15th September 2019

Time allocated for your questions so bring a list of what you have always wanted to know about feeding horses.

Venue

Westbury Town Hall, ~30 minutes from the centre of Launceston
26 Lyall Street, Westbury.

Morning tea provided - tea and coffee.
BYO lunch and snacks.

8am for a 8.30am start....4pm finish.

More information, contact Carol Layton This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Local enquiries Diane Colebrook This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0490 538 412

Refund Policy

Due to the need to arrange flights/accommodation if required, if circumstances change and unable to attend, a full refund is provided if notified a month before the seminar. Closer to the date, a full credit to another seminar or products via the Balanced Equine website up to $100. 

If due to insufficient numbers the seminar doesn't go ahead, a full refund will be provided.