Benefits of Thyme Thymus vulgaris

Benefits of Thyme Thymus vulgaris

As part of the series on our healthy ingredients we would like to introduce the herb Thyme.  This amazing herb has been used for centuries in herbal medicine and it’s properties have been well researched.  Mainly used for the treatment of wounds, as it...
Feeding Elderly Horses

Feeding Elderly Horses

Feeding Elderly/Aged Horses or Horses with Dental Issues    Just like us humans, horses are living longer and therefore may experience wear and tear on joints and teeth as they age. As grazers, dental deterioration has a direct impact on ingestion, and as daily intake...
Dandelions – True or False?

Dandelions – True or False?

At this time of year wild Spring flowers and plants are abundant and paint our lands in vibrant colours and endless shades of green. Many wildflowers are described as weeds, the ubiquitous Dandelion (Taraxacum Officinale) being one of them as they are found almost...
The healing stinging Nettle

The healing stinging Nettle

The common stinging Nettle (Urtica Dioica) can be found almost everywhere in the British Isles and other temperate climates. They are an ancient herb and have been used for their many food and health properties over the centuries. Nettles have thrived and flourished...
Cow Parsley

Cow Parsley

Cow Parsley (Wild Chervil) In this week’s blog we are discussing at Cow Parsley and the nutritional benefits for horses. With their long stems, these ubiquitous plants are easy pickings for our horses, even while being ridden! As with Dandelions, Cow Parsley has a...