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Prime EQ® Yearling 5




Advanced formula to support healthy growth and to optimise bone, joint & muscle development in young horses.

WEANLING & YEARLING - From weaning to long yearling

Muscle Development
  • Optimal Lysine : Energy (L:E) ratio to promote the development of lean muscle without excess fat.

Bone Density

  • Fortified with Bonafide®, with the active constituent Quinaquanone®, bio-available Vitamin K1 & K2, proven effective in increasing bone density.
  • Elevated levels of Natural Vitamin E provide protection to cell membranes & body tissue from free radical damage.
Digestive Health
  • Micronized lupins, beans and barley to increase digestibility.
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Micrlupins,® Micrbeans,® Micrbarley,® Sunflower Seeds, concentrated Vitamin & Mineral Pellet (including Heat Stable Vitamins and Chelated Mineral Proteinates), Omega Rich Canola Oil, Molasses, Limestone, Bonafide,® with the active constituent Quinaquanone® (bioavailable Vitamin K1 & K2).

Nutrition Analysis

Per kg (As Fed)

Nutrient Information
Digestible Energy14.34 MJ
Min Crude Protein240 g
Min Crude Fat109 g
Max Crude Fibre92 g
Lysine12 g
Calcium9 g
Phosphorous5.2 g
Magnesium3.7 g
Potassium12.3 g
Sodium6.8 g
Chloride12.8 g
Copper64 mg
Iodine1.2 mg
Iron170 mg
Zinc160 mg
Manganese113 mg
Selenium0.5 mg
Quinaquanone® (Vitamin K1/K2)1.40 mg
Vitamin A10,784 IU
Vitamin E237 IU
Vitamin B19.3 mg
Vitamin B25 mg
Biotin510 ug
Feeding Rates

Feeding rate per day 

6-12 months: 2.5-3 kg

12-24 months: 4 kg

*Intended as guide only, all variables should be taken into consideration.

Bone Density Support
Bone density support from Bonafide®
Lysine : Energy ratio
Supporting optimal foetal development
Acid Buffering
Increasing stomach acid pH to help prevent damage from occurring
Muscle Fuel
Muscle Fuel
Amino Acids, the building blocks of protein for muscle development and to maximize growth.
Min & Vit Power
Min & Vit Power
Chelated Minerals are highly available and support healthy bones.

What's Inside



BONAFIDE® bolsters the vital vitamin K1 and K2 nutrients horses on restricted grazing lose access too, and protects bone density and strength. Vitamin K1 and K2 effect the function of osteocalcin, the bone protein that binds the mineral and protein in the bone together. Without sufficient access to Vitamin K1 and K2 low density or defective bone and cartilage can be produced.

Natural Vitamin E

This unique and highly stable form of Natural Vitamin E known as RRR-a-tocopherol is up to 5 times more bio available and potent than regular synthetic sources of Vitamin E. Research has shown that this form of Natural Vitamin E provides higher retention levels in plasma, further aiding antioxidant, immune, cardiovascular, circulatory, neuromuscular and reproductive functions

Bio-Available Selenium

Selenium acts as an antioxidant to prevent fatty acid oxidation which can cause tissue damage. Research has shown that an organic form of selenium, is more readily absorbed and retained than selenium in inorganic forms.

Chelated Minerals

Trace mineral chelates offer a more efficient and absorbable method of providing mineral supplementation in horses.



HYGAIN® PRIME EQ® Stage 5 provides balanced nutrition from weanings to long yearling.

HYGAIN’s controlled moisture and pressure cooking process (extrusion) promotes highly efficient digestion and nutrient utilisation and improved feed safety.

Feeding amount may be influenced by age, breed, gestation and lactation status, work load, desired body condition, pasture/hay quality and availability and climate. HYGAIN® PRIME EQ® should be fed in conjunction with quality pasture, hay, chaff or soluble fibre sources.

  1. Introduce HYGAIN® PRIME EQ® to your horse’s diet gradually over a 7-14 day period.
  2. Feed by weight and not by volume.
  3. Feed a minimum of 1.5% of your horse’s body weight daily as roughage.
  4. Horses have a small stomach, so feed little and often.
  5. Ensure horses have access to clean water.
  6. Do not add additional vitamins or minerals unless directed by a nutritionist or veterinarian.
  7. For dietary recommendations and nutritional solutions contact HYGAIN.

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