Pete J. 7 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile 0 Pete J. Asked: February 10, 20202020-02-10T11:38:03-05:00 2020-02-10T11:38:03-05:00In: Hemp Industry Can hemp bedding be used for horses and livestock feed? 0 Can hemp bedding be used for horses and livestock feed? feedHemphorses Share Facebook 6 Answers Voted Oldest Recent acevedobenitez 0 Questions 182 Answers 0 Best Answers 371 Points View Profile acevedobenitez 2020-08-05T19:27:05-04:00Added an answer on August 5, 2020 at 7:27 pm There is hemp bedding for livestock. Hemp is an excellent insulator and is more durable than traditional hay bedding. Hemp bedding is made from the softcore for the stalk. Not only is hemp more durable and warmer, but it also has a better absorbency than wood shavings or straw. Meaning, your horses are kept warm and dry for months, compared to weekly turning needed for straw 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp MarcLouis 0 Questions 187 Answers 0 Best Answers 373 Points View Profile MarcLouis 2020-08-05T19:26:33-04:00Added an answer on August 5, 2020 at 7:26 pm Hemp bedding can be used for horses; it is made from the stalk of the cannabis plant and is soft and absorbent. Horses can be fed hemp seeds, these are incredibly beneficial to the horse as they contain fatty acids ideal for their coat and that promote heart health. Hemp is sometimes given to horses as a crushed seed meal or in pellets as a supplement. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Abe Melbourne, Australia 2 Questions 238 Answers 0 Best Answers 563 Points View Profile Abe 2020-07-29T18:59:46-04:00Added an answer on July 29, 2020 at 6:59 pm The welfare of hemp enterprises is limitless, containing a wide range of usages for lots of open-minded innovations such as textiles, fibers, concrete, oil, milk, fish food, cigarette paper, burning fuel, cosmetics, and perhaps animal bedding. The interesting point is that the whole plant is used, keep calm your horse won’t get high from ingesting hemp! 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Jade 0 Questions 69 Answers 0 Best Answers 140 Points View Profile Jade 2020-07-26T20:57:23-04:00Added an answer on July 26, 2020 at 8:57 pm The leftover stalks of hemp plants are made into animal bedding. They call it “hurd.” It’s mulched down until it is soft and absorbent and much like the texture of straw. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Contriver 0 Questions 21 Answers 0 Best Answers 45 Points View Profile Contriver 2020-07-24T17:22:30-04:00Added an answer on July 24, 2020 at 5:22 pm Yes, hemp bedding can be used for horses and livestock feed. It is a good option for horses because it clumps for easy cleanup and naturally pest repellent. It is highly absorbent and controls odor. Hemp bedding is more sustainable, and it does not rely upon human intervention to grow speedily and healthily. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp amanda.tolar Waynesburg, United States (US) 0 Questions 313 Answers 0 Best Answers 662 Points View Profile amanda.tolar 2020-05-08T01:26:51-04:00Added an answer on May 8, 2020 at 1:26 am It’s bedding made from the stalks of the hemp plant. They are broken down and mulched until they have a consistency similar to straw, but much softer and more comfortable. It’s four times more absorbent than straw, so it’s a perfect option for use in horses’ stalls. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Captcha* Remember Me! Forgot Password?