Sea Kelp nutrients supply essential minerals and iodine for metabolic health and well as hoof and skin.
This is Atlantic Kelp harvested off the coast of Maine; known as Norwegian kelp, knotted kelp, knotted wrack or egg wrack. It is rich in iodine and complex minerals, and has a salty taste due to the presence of macro and micronutrients. This is granulated (like a coarse sugar), so it can be sprinkled on foods and used like table salt.
Benefits of supplementing Kelp granules
- Supports animals with IR symptoms (insulin resistance)
- Helps to relieve nervous tension
- Promotes & supports healthy Thyroid gland function
- Promotes and supports a healthy immune system
- Promotes & supports overall health, skin, hair, hooves and nails
- Promotes & supports a healthy metabolism
- Helps to detoxify the body of heavy metal salts
This Kelp is an excellent source of organic, bio-available minerals, vitamins, and proteins for your pets and livestock. It is easily accepted and eaten free choice. We recommend feeding at 1/2 -1 oz. per day for a 1000 lb horse. Our 3 lb bag is a 48 day supply.
For sheep we recommend 1/2 – dry ounce per day, or 2% mixed in their grain ration. Sea kelp can also be added to chicken feed and dog food. This is a human food grade so you can enjoy it yourself sprinkled on salads and other foods.
Kelp contains calcium, potassium, magnesium, nitrogen, phosphorus, iodine, sodium, sulfur, cobalt, copper, iron, manganese, and selenium etc. over 60 minerals in all. It also contains 17 amino acids:
(% of Total Amino Acids):
Aspartic Acid 9.88,
Glutamic Acid 12.03,
Kelp also contains important Vitamins such as B1, A, B6, B12, D, E, and K. and contains plant growth hormones –auxins, cytokinins and gibberellins