April 28, 29, 30 - Minnesota State Fairgrounds
1265 Snelling Ave North, St. Paul, MN

Sponsored by the Minnesota Horse Council
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2017 MN Horse Expo Speakers/Demos
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Rachel Mottet

Rachel Mottet is a PhD student at the University of Minnesota and a full time Equine Specialist for Purina Animal Nutrition. She specializes in dietary programs for performance horses, horses with metabolic myopathies, senior horses, broodmares to foals and everything in between! Her job takes her all over the state of Minnesota working with horse owners to come up with a nutrition program that is right for each individual horse. Rachel also owns a warmblood, Titan, with whom she competes with in the sport of three day eventing.

Nutrition Myth Busters! Fact or Fiction on Popular Equine Nutrition Topics
Ever wonder if corn or soy is making your horse crazy? Is starch evil? Does your horse need an organic or GMO free diet? Do probiotics prevent colic? Let’s discuss these and other hot topics related to your horse’s diet. We will debunk them, prove them to be true, or discuss where the scientific community is at in researching them if the jury is still out. You may be surprised to learn what is fact and fiction.


Friday, April 28 2:00-2:55 DNR Building
Saturday, April 29
1:00-1:55 DNR Building
Sunday, April 30
DNR Building


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