Eco-Shiv - Hemp/Flax 20Kg
Eco-Shiv - Hemp/Flax offers a huge ranges of bedding benefits; Highly absorbent, Ultra low dust content, Ultra compostable, Environmentally friendly, Hemp Shiv has many qualities which make it an excellent horse and animal bedding: Highly Absorbent: Hemp Shiv has natural absorbent qualities, similar to that of a sponge. It is said to be capable of absorbing 12 times more water than straw and 4 times more than wood shavings. Ultra Compostable: There is no problem with disposing of shiv bedding (unlike shavings) as it decomposes quickly into a highly fertile organic fertilizer. Odour Absorbing: Hemp Shiv bedding traps smells and ammonia, you can keep a deep litter bed and still have a pleasant smelling stable for your horse. Ultra Low Dust Content: Hemp Shiv raw material is thoroughly dust extracted making it suitable bedding for horses or ponies with respiratory problems. Grown and Processed in the UK: From start to finish Hemp Shiv is grown and processed in Yorkshire. Easy to Maintain: All that is needed is to rake the bed daily and take out the wet bedding once a week, you can add fresh Hemp Shiv as necessary. Cost Effective: Many horse owners have reported saving up to a third on the cost of bedding when they have switched to using Hemp Shiv. Grown Pesticide Free Rich Yorkshire soil, rain and sunshine create the perfect growing condition to grow our hemp crop from seed using absolutely zero pesticidesor herbicides. Environmentally Friendly Hemp takes just 4 months to grow and is a carbon-negative raw material.