Tribute® Growth Pellet


Horse Feed

Tribute® Growth Pellet

Complete Feed

Give your horses a nutritional advantage right out of the starting gate with Tribute Equine Nutrition Low-NSC Growth Pellet Horse Feed. Formulated for young growing horses and pregnant or lactating mares, this low-NSC formula supports healthy growth and development without spiking sugar and starch levels. An optimal balance of essential amino acids, organic minerals, fatty acids and antioxidants nurture healthy muscle, bone and tissue development at this most critical time. Guaranteed to spur a real colt-following around the stables!

Available in 50 lb bags at The Equity Farm & Home Store in Effingham, IL


Key Benefits

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  • Ideal for horses 3 months to 2 years of age.
  • Great for pregnant and lactating brood mares, as well.
  • Supplies calories for growth with higher fat and highly digestible fiber.
  • Low-NSC formula contains no corn or molasses and reduces insulin response.
  • Formulated with amino acids, minerals, fatty acids and antioxidants for proper development.
  • No corn! No molasses! Low NSC content reduces insulin response. Elevated insulin levels can inhibit hormones important to normal bone development, which may contribute to Developmental Orthopedic Disease.
  • Higher fat and highly digestible fiber support proper cartilage and bone development.
  • Optimal balance of essential amino acids for growth and muscle maintenance.
  • Organic minerals support important functions in the horse, including proper bone and tissue development and reproduction.
  • Essential fatty acids, Omega 3 and 6, for healthy skin and hair coat and support of normal tissue function.
  • Optimum levels of antioxidants Vitamin E, Vitamin C and Selenium may help in reducing damage from aging and exercise. Also supports immune health.
  • With Equi-Ferm microencapsulated active dry yeast; acts as both a pre-and probiotic to increase total diet digestibility and improve overall gut health.


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Crude Protein not less than 16.00 %
Lysine not less than 1.10 %
Methionine not less than 0.40 %
Methionine & Cysteine not less than 0.70 %
Threonine not less than 0.80 %
Crude Fat not less than 8.00 %
Crude Fiber not more than 18.00 %
Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF) not more than 20.00 %
Neutral Detergent Fiber (NDF) not more than 36.00 %
Calcium (Ca) not  less than 0.85 %
Calcium (Ca) not more than 1.35 %
Phosphorus (P) not less than 0.75 %
Salt (NaCl) not less than 0.50 %
Salt (NaCl) not more than 1.00 %
Potassium (K) not less than 1.10 %
Magnesium (Mg) not less than 0.30 %
Copper (Cu) not less than 80.00 ppm
Zinc (Zn) not less than 225.00 ppm
Manganese (Mn) not less than 155.00 ppm
Cobalt (Co) not less than 1.00 ppm
Iron (Fe) not less than 350.00 ppm
Iodine (I) not less than 1.00 ppm
Selenium (Se) not less than 0.60 ppm
Vitamin A not less than 10,000 IU/lb
Vitamin D not less than 900 IU/lb
Vitamin E not less than 300  IU/lb
Vitamin C not less than 40.00 mg/lb
Biotin not less than 1.70 mg/lb
Thiamine not less than 12.00 mg/lb
Riboflavin not less than 8.00 mg/lb
Omega 6 Fatty Acids not less than 3.00 %
Omega 3 Fatty Acids not less than 0.30 %
Saccharomyses Cerevisiae not less than 350 million  CFU/lb
Direct Fed Microorganism not less than 520 million CFU/lb
Cellulase (Aspergillus Oryzae) not less than 9.60 Enzyme Units
Protease (Aspergillus Oryzae) not less than 12.00 Enyzme Units
Lipase (Aspergillus Oryzae) not less than 3.60 Enyzme Units
Hemicellulase (Aspergillus Niger) not less than 10.80 Enyzme Units
Phytase (Trichoderma Reesei) not less than 55.00 FTU/lb

(Non-Structural Carbohydrates = Sugar + Starch)

not more than 15.00 %


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Soybean Hulls, Dehulled Soybean Meal, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Extruded Soybean Meal, Wheat Middlings, Ground Beet Pulp, Soybean Oil, Flaxseed Meal, Rice Bran, Calcium Carbonate, Monocalcium Phosphate, Sodium Sesquicarbonate, Salt, Active Dry Yeast, Yeast Culture, Brewers Dried Yeast, Calcium Citrate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Lignin Sulfonate, L-Lysine, DL-Methionine, L-Threonine, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Esters of L-Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Beta-Carotene, Riboflavin Supplement, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex, Folic Acid, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Anise, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Cobalt Glucoheptonate, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide, Cobalt Sulfate, Selenium Yeast, Sodium Selenite, Hydrated Sodium Calcium Aluminosilicate, Diatomaceous Earth, Bentonite, Sodium Bentonite, Calcium Propionate, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dried Aspergillus Oryzae Fermentation Extract, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Aspergillus Niger Fermentation Extract, Kelp Meal, Dried Bacillus subtilis Fermentation Product, Dried Bacillus lichenformis Fermentation Product, Dried Bacillus coagulans Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium thermophilum Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium longum Fermentation Product, Dried Trichoderma reesei Extract, and Propionic Acid (as preservative).


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For Growing Horses
Body Weight (lbs) Tribute® Growth  lb per day
300 3 - 5
400 4 - 6
500 5 - 7
600 6 - 8
700 6 - 8
800 6 - 8
900 6 - 8
Stage of Reproduction Body Weight (lbs) Tribute® Growth  lb per day
Open Mare 1,100 4 - 6
Pregnant Mare 1,100 4 - 6
Nursing Mare, First 3 months 1,100 5 - 7
Nursing Marie, Second 3 months 1,100 4 - 6
If the recommended amount of Growth cannot be fed without unnecessary weight gain, for every 3 pound reduction in Growth, add 1 pound of Essential K®.
*For fast-growing horses, add 0.5 – 1.0 pounds of Essential K® to Growth.