Teff Hay for Foundered Horses: A Good Fit?

In California, teff is being called the “perfect grass for foundered horses.” But is teff hay always safe for horses that are intolerant of high-sugar forage? Teff grass (Eragrostis teff) is a new type of grass being introduced around the world for hay production. Originally from the highlands of Ethiopia, there are different varieties grown for grain or for hay.

Some varieties are perennial, but most farmers interested in growing teff hay are looking at using the short-lived

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