University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Bluegrass Equine Digest: Archives by month

 

2014 Archives

 

June 2014

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June Headlines:

As Summer Begins, Equine Heat Stress Looms

Weed of the Month: Common Ragweed

UK Equine Programs on Facebook and Twitter

UK Researchers and Students Present at AMCOP

UK Ag Equine Programs Receives Two AHP Awards

Blue-Green Algae Poisoning in Horses

Protecting Horses from Ticks

Grazing Oat Pastures

UK Ag Equine Program Hosts Two June Equine Field Days

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Anthony Claes

 

May 2014

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May Headlines:

How Many Horses Can Your Farm Hold?

It's Haymaking Season

Weed of the Month: Buttercups

UK Ag Equine Programs on Facebook and Twitter

Eastern Tent Caterpillars on the Move in Central Kentucky

Is My Horse a Tick Magnet?

UK Equine Influenza Study Receives Funding from Zoetis

Remember to Follow CEM Sample Collection Guidelines

UKVDL Bulletin Allert: Unapproved Compounded Drugs

Crowdfunding Project Receives Recognition

UK Cooperative Extension Celebrates 100 Years

Gluck to Host Midwestern Conference of Parasitologists

 

 

April 2014

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April Headlines:

Health Problems in Newborn Foals

Deworming: Less is More

Weed of the Month: Chicory

Study Results: Antibiotics in Semen Extenders can Prevent CEM Bacteria Transmission

Tall Fescue Testing: Understanding the Numbers

Commentary: Social Media and Equine Crisis Response

Starting and Stopping a Mare's Estrous Cycle

 

 

March 2014

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March Headlines:

Winter No Threat to Eastern Tent Caterpillar Eggs

New Statistical Model to Determine Dewormer Efficacy

First UK Equine Research Crowdfunding Project Raises $6,000

Grad Student Spotlight: John E. Eberth

Placentitis Could be Detected Early with Hormone Testing

UKVDL Seeing Increased Lawsonia Submissions

Weed of the Month: Poison Hemlock

Gluck Equine Research Foundation Releases Fifth Research Report

Spring Pasture Management Do's and Don'ts

Leader in Residence Event Connects Horses and Education

Graham Motion and Buck Davidson Team Up For UK Lecture Series

 

February 2014

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February Headlines:

 

UK Research: Fescue Toxicosis in Nonpregnant Horses

UK Researchers Study Age-Related Susceptibility to R. Equi

Grad Student Spotight: Allen Page

NSAIDs Might Impair Horses’ Immune Response to Influenza Vaccines

Weed of the Month: Musk Thistle

To Soak or Not to Soak Hay?

UKAg Using Horses to Teach Emotional Intelligence

Annual Career Fair Unites College Students, Equine Industry

Commentary: ’One Health’ Helps Safeguard Horses’ Health

 

January 2014

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January Headlines:

Equine Parasite Research Crowdfunding Project Launched

UK Researchers' Work Discussed at AAEP Kester News Hour

New Biomarkers for Diagnosing Bacterial Placentitis in Mares

Protect Horses from Dying Ash Trees and Wildfire Threat

UK's Horohov, Page Receive Research Grant

Register Now for UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

L. intracellularis Infections in Foals on the Rise

Horse Management Tips for Cold Temperatures

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Rafaela De Negri

UK Seminar Series Kicks off Jan. 30

UK Forage Bowl Team Wins National Title

Weed of the Month: Eastern Poison Ivy

 

2013 Archives

 

January 2013

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January Headlines:

Kentucky Equine Survey Releases Initial Findings

Using Mature Hay for Bedding: Potential for Tall Fescue Toxicity

What's in an OIE Reference Laboratory?

UK College of Agriculture Weather Center Warns of Livestock Cold Stress

UKVDL Leptospirosis Update, January 2013

David Switzer Inducted into UK Hall of Distinguished Alumni

UK Seminar Series Sees Changes in 2013

Central Kentucky County Agents Host Pastures Please! Workshop

Commentary: The Evolution of Equine Disease Quarterly

Q & A: Trimming Feed Costs

 

 

February 2013

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February Headlines:

Study Examines Off-The-Track Thoroughbred Adoption Issues

Weed of the Month: Buckhorn Plantain

UK Art Museum Features Animal Exhibit

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Outlook for Spring 2013

UK's Horse Pasture Evaluation Program Identifies Kentucky Pasture Trends

Lawsonia Prevalence Patterns Investigated

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Kathryn Laura Smith

 

March 2013

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March Headlines:

Genetic Basis for Establishment of EAV Carrier State

Renovating the High-Traffic Paddock

Exercise, Nutritional Supplement's Effects on Inflammation

Pervious Concrete Reduces Equine Injury, Environmental Risks

UK Researcher Awarded $2.9 Million for EAV Research

Gluck Research Foundation Releases Fourth Research Report

33rd Annual Alfalfa Conference Recap

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Steffanie Burk

 

April 2013:

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April Headlines:

Gluck Center Researchers Study Ways to Advance Breeding Season

AAEP Launches Equine Parasite Control Guidelines

Gluck Center’s Nielsen Receives Grayson-Jockey Club Grant for Parasite Study

Graduate Student Spotlight: Krista Cotten

Equine Coat Color Genetics 101

Kentucky Equine Youth Festival Celebrates the Horse and Kentucky's Youth

Stowe Named UK Ag Equine Programs Director

EPM Diagnostics

Commentary: Biosecurity for Infectious Disease Control

Methods for Controlling Equine Parasites in the Environment

 

 

May 2013:

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May headlines:

Researchers Recommend Three-Tiered EIA Testing

Weed of the Month: Star-of-Bethlehem

New Test Helps Vets Diagnose Placentitis in Pregnant Mares

New Tool Detects Effects of Endophytic Alkaloid Consumption

UK Ag Dean Scott Smith Receives Lyons Award

UK Graduate Student Spotlight:Mieke Brummer

Selenium Status' Impact on Equine Antioxidant Factors

2013 Update on Nocardioform Placentitis in Kentucky Mares

Digestive Capacity in Weanling and Mature Horses Studied

 

June 2013

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June headlines:

Understanding the Differences between EMS and PPID

 Feed Choices Can Mean Cost Savings for Horse Owners

Equine Neurologic Disease

Agriculture's Impact on Kentucky is Worth Billions

Horses Teaching Humans about Leadership

UK Ag Equine Programs at Equine Science Society Symposium

Equine Muscle Matters Reviewed

 

July 2013

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July headlines:

Insulin Resistance: Not Just for Old Cushing's Horses

Streptococcus zooepidemicus: Only an Opportunist?

Sri Lanka's Ambassador Visits UK, Gluck Center

Preserving Rural Landscapes

UK College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment Name Change

New Method for Detecting Bloodworms

 

August 2013

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August headlines:

Maine Chance Campus Facility Renamed for Area Veterinarian

Handling Equine Disease Outbreaks

Equine Pastern Dermatitis: A Pathologist's Perspective

Adams Receives Equine Research Grant

Performance Horse Nutrition Subject of Sept. KENA Meeting

Weed of the Month: Sandburs

UK to Host Endocrine and Genetic Disorders Symposium

The Role of Interferon Gamma in Foals

Is Your Horse Too Fat? There's an App for That

L. intracellularis Research Review

 

September 2013

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September headlines:

Kentucky's Equine Industry has $3 Billion Economic Impact

Kentucky Equine Survey's Horse Health Implications

Amino Acid Requirements for Horses

UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Launches New Website

UK, KHP Foundation Partner to Improve Watershed

Weed Management Plans for Horse Pastures

Weed of the Month: Bitter Sneezeweed

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Brittany Harlow

 

October 2013

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October headlines:

Oxytocin Injections to Suppress Estrus in Mares

Parasite Egg Shedding on Central Kentucky Horse Farms

Weeds of the Month: Henbit and Purple Deadnettle

Broodmare Nutrition: Preparing for Fall and Winter

New Real-Time PCR Assay for Diagnosing Potomac Horse Fever

West Nile Virus and EEE Cases in Kentucky

Planning for Winter on Kentucky Horse Farms

2014 UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Scheduled

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Breanna Gaubatz

Lots of Elbow Grease for Disinfection Project

Nutrition's Role in Enhancing Aging Horses' Immunity

 

November 2013

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November headlines:

Controlling Bush Honeysuckle on Horse Farms

Small Strongyles Might be Developing Ivermectin Resistance

Lloyd's of London, Univ. of Kentucky Continue Partnership

Fescue Sample Handling, Storage can Affect Analysis Results

Rodeo Team Makes its Debut at UK

UK Offers Two Upcoming Continuing Education Events

Weed of the Month: Perilla Mint

Lessons in Agriculture from the Land Down Under

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Laurel Mastro

 

December 2013

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December Headlines:

Equine Genetic Disorders Reviewed

Nielsen, Stowe Win 2013 Horse Call Grant Award

Kentucky 2013 Farm Cash Receipts could Approach $6 Billion

 

2012 Archives

January 2012:

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January headlines:

Weed of the Month: White Snakeroot

Broodmares' Nutritional Needs During Late Gestation

Preparing Horse Farms for Winter Weather Disasters

UK Study on Muscle Mass in Horses Underway

Breeding Soundness Exams for Stallions

Central Ky. County Agents Host 'Pastures Please!' Workshops

Dates Set for 2012 KENA Meetings

Nocardioform Placentitis Affecting Kentucky's 2011 Foal Crop

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Stephen Coleman

Understanding Potomac Horse Fever

 

February 2012:

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February headlines:

 

Equine Leptospirosis Abortion Update from the UKVDL

Weed of the Month: Yew, Taxus

UK's Equine Initiative Renamed UK Ag Equine Programs

Equine Showcase and Third Annual Ky Breeders' Short Course

Like UK College of Agriculture on Facebook

Reproduction Facility Opens at UK Maine Chance Equine Campus

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Sanjay Sarkar

UK's Gluck Equine Research Center Celebrates 25 Years

 

March 2012:

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March headlines:

UK Equine Showcase Presents Young Horse Research

Equine Drug Testing, Medication Regulation Book Released

Ionophore Intoxication in Horses

Understanding Potomac Horse Fever

Leadership Straight from the Horse's Mouth

UK Student Spotlight: Yun Young Go

UK's Horse Pasture Evaluation Program Accepting Enrollments

Weed of the Month: Red Maple

 

April 2012:

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April headlines:

Exercise-Induced Inflammation and Injury in Racehorses

Fertilization and Early Pregnancy Loss in Mares

Gluck Center Researchers to Speak at KER Conference

Gluck Releases Third Research Report

Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Vaccination Immune Response Study

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Elizabeth M. Woodward

UK Launching Study of Equine-Guided Leadership in Nurses

UK's Lawrence Receives Distinguished Service Professorship

The Older Horse: An Immunological Perspective

The Evolution of Equine Parasite Control

 

May 2012:

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May headlines:

The Latest in Diagnostic Imaging Modalities for Horses

Joint Disease and Cartilage Repair in Horses

Weed of the Month: Hemp Dogbane

Ky. Thoroughbred Farms Take Part in L. intracellularis Study

Sarcocystis Neurona Genome Project Almost Complete

Cloning and Embryo Transfer Legal Issues

Fourth Annual UK Equine Farm and Facilities Expo Scheduled

Gluck Center Reproductive Faculty to Speak at WCERS

Kentucky Hay Yields Down

New Horseman's Card Supports Equine Research

Race-Day Drugs, Regulation Discussed by Panel

Ticks Emerging Earlier than Normal

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Ablesh Gautam, BVSc&AH, MS

Western Kentucky Equine Field Day Scheduled for June 5

 

June 2012:

For a downloadable PDF file of the June issue, please visit

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June headlines:

Practical Biosecurity for Horse Farms

Environmental Best Practices for Horse Owners

Equine Reproductive Tract Bacteria Studied

Gluck Center to Host Infectious Disease Conference

Creating Hardened Surfaces in Horses' High-Traffic Areas

 

July 2012:

For a downloadable PDF file of the July issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Jul2012.pdf

 

July headlines:

Equine Emerging and Surging Diseases: What's on the Horizon?

Weed of the Month: Johnsongrass

Gluck Center Develops New PCR Assay for EHV-1

2012 Kentucky Equine Survey's Final Fundraising Push

Extension Celebrates 100 Years of County Agents

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Juliana Roberta Campos

UKVDL 2012 Forage Nitrate Testing Guidelines

Gluck Anniversary, Equine Research Hall of Fame Dates Set

Weaning Stress Horse Course Archived

 

August 2012:

For a downloadable PDF file of the June issue, please visit

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August headlines:

Rotational Grazing: Time it Right for Optimal Pastures

Weed of the Month: Wild Carrot

New Diagnostic Assay for EPM Developed

Equine West Nile not a Huge Problem for Kentucky to Date

Plan Ahead to Reseed Pastures Best Results

Practitioners' Day at Equine Infectious Disease Conference

Three Inductees Named to UK Equine Research Hall of Fame

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Zhengchun Lu

UK to Host Lawsonia Symposium

Weaning Stress Horse Course Archived

2012 Kentucky Equine Survey: Clearing up Misunderstandings

Fall Pasture Management Following a Drought

 

September 2012

For a downloadable PDF file of the September issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Sep2012.pdf

 

September headlines:

S. vulgaris, Selective Deworming Association Studied

Horse Fencing: Is There a Best Choice?

UK Ag Receives More than $500,000 to Help Beginning Farmers

2012 Kentucky Equine Survey Reaches Critical Funding Goal

Fall Armyworm Captures Hit All-Time High

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Daniel Hestad

Kentucky Farm-Level Equine Receipts Increase in 2011

 

October 2012:

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October headlines:

Top Tips for Environmentally Friendly Muck Storage

Annotating the Equine Genome

Gluck Researcher Publishes Equine Parasite Control Handbook

Former UKVDL Bacteriology Chief Receives National Award

Kentucky Farm-Level Equine Receipts Increase in 2011

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Lingshuang Sun

UK Lecture Series Presents Olympian Reed Kessler

Vet Science Grad Program Unites Passion for Science, Horses

Windrow Composting for Parasite Control Waste Management

Water Quality Testing

Fluoridated Water and Horses

 

November 2012:

For a downloadable PDF of the November issue please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Nov2012.pdf

 

November headlines:

UK Launches Thoroughbred Worker Health and Safety StudyAnnotating the Equine Genome

Composting as Carcass Disposal Option for Horse OwnersWeed of the Month: Henbit and Purple Deadnettle

Weed of the Month: Common Milkweed

Clay Named Chair of Gluck Equine Research Foundation

International Conference on Equine Infectious Diseases a Success

Saddle Up Safely Celebrates Three Years in Horse Riding Safety Partnership

Rider Safety Program Releases Booklet on Pasture Safety

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Barry Meade

EPM: Update on Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

Equine Herpesvirus-1 Myeloencephalopathy: On the Rise?

Coronavirus: A Cause of Enteric Disease in Adult Horses?

Sustainable Equine Parasite Control Do's and Don'ts

 

 

December 2012

For a downloadable PDF of the December issue please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Dec2012.pdf

 

December Headlines:

UK to Host 2013 Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

Equine Piroplasmosis in America: Re-Emergence and Control

UK Researcher Evaluates Uses for Anti-Müllerian Hormone Testing

 

2011 Archives

January 2011:

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January headlines:

Equine Abortion of Unknown Cause

Samples Needed for Wobbler Syndrome Research

Microbial Colonization of the Foal's GI Tract

Student Spotlight: Claudia Klein

Second Annual Breeders' Short Course Recap

CSU Lecture Series Honors Squires

Animal Genetics Testing Lab Celebrates 25th Anniversary

 

February 2011:

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http://www.thehorse.com/enews/02272011.html.

 

February headlines:

New Strangles Test Offered by UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

University of Kentucky Pasture Evalualtion Program Enjoys Continued Success

Horses Needed for Metabolic Syndorme and Laminitis Research

Morris Animal Foundation Funds Equine Arteritis Virus Study

Gluck Center Graduate Soptlight: Kadie Vanderman, MS

KER Establishes Lawrence Fellowship at the University of Kentucky

Increase in Cases of Placentitis Reported in Kentucky

 

March 2011:

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March headlines:

Ed Squires Named New Equine Initiative Director

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Egg Hatch Underway

Student Spotlight: Kenny Burdine, MS.

Nielsen Accepts Parasitology Position at the Gluck Center

Invasive Plant Species Abundance Similar at Native and Introduced Sites

UK Equine Reproductive Health Group Goals

Comprehensive Planning for Equine Organizations

Gluck Center's Equine Reproductive Health Group Sets Goals

 

April 2011:

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April headlines:

Evaluating Your Horse's Body Condition

Springtime Means Poison Hemlock Control

UKVDL Investigating Oral Lesion Reports

UK and UofL Equine Programs Collaborate

Time to Assess Eastern Tent Caterpillar Populations

Kentucky Equine Law Journal Ranked in Top 100

Commentary: When in France

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Rebekah Cosden

UK Researchers to Speak at Alltech Symposium in May

Kentucky Nonprofit Network Holds Town Hall Meetings

Gluck Equine Research Foundation Releases Second Research Report

Dealing with Ticks

The Changing Face of Mosquito-Borne Diseases

 

May 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the May issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-may11.pdf

 

May headlines:

Equine Herpesvirus Research Ongoing at the UK Gluck Center

Best Management Practices for Environmental Systems

Nitrogen Losses in Soil During Wet Weather

Quiz Tests Equestrians' Rider Safety

Toxin Topic: Landscaping Plants to Avoid

New Antibiotic Susceptibility Method Available Through UKVDL

UK Equine Initiative Farm and Facilities Expo

Grayson-Jockey Club Foundation Funds Wobbler Research

UK Graduate Spotlight: Rose Burns McGee

UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Expansion Complete

 

June 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the June issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-june11.pdf

 

June headlines:

Summer Insects: Flies, Ticks, Wasps, and Bees

Post-Rain Tips for Horse Owners

Kentucky's Livestock Get Early Dose of Heat Stress

UK at the Equine Science Society Symposium

 

July 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the July issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-july11.pdf

 

July headlines:

Climate Change's Effects on Kentucky Horse Pastures

Gluck Center Study on Equine Proliferative Enteropathy

Weed of the Month: Wild Parsnip

Hay Producers: Quality Second Cutting Still Likely

Toxin Topic: Snakebites and Horses

UKVDL Researcher Evaluates Causative Agents of Abortion

Pasture Weeds Video Wins Award

 

August 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the August issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Aug2011.pdf

 

August headlines:

Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue and its Effect on Broodmares

Genome Blueprint for Horse and Human Vaccines

Potomac Horse Fever Cases Seen at UKVDL

Congenital Flexural Limb Deformities in Foals

Laurie Lawrence Recognized with ASAA Fellow Award

Searching for UK Alums in the Horse Industry

Tips for Overseeding Central Kentucky Horse Pastures

 

September 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the September issueplease visit

http://www.ca.uky.edu/gluck/images/BED/BED-Sep11.pdf

 

September headlines:

Lecture: Regulation of Muscle Mass in Horses

Weed of the Month: Spiny Pigweed

Soil Scientist Works to Preserve Early Equine History

Leading Sire Stud Fees: Breeding to Sell

Gluck Center Groups Publish Multiple Papers in One Journal

Gluck Center Researchers Synthesize ITPP for Upenn

UK Graduate Spotlight: Catherine Whitehouse, BSc (Hons)

UK Part of Neogen's Animal Safety Success

UKVDL Nocardiororm Placentitis Study

 

October 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the October issueplease visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Oct2011.pdf

 

October headlines:

Broodmare Nutrition: Preparing for Fall and Winter

Weed of the Month: Henbit 

Kentucky Equine Receipts May Stabilize in 2011

Adams Named Assistant Research Professor at Gluck Center

Mare Response to Endometritis Treatment

Nielsen Joins Gluck Center Faculty

Graduate Spotlight: Katheryn L. Cerny

Updating Equine Influenza Vaccines

Strongyle Egg Counts and Race Performance

 

November 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the November issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Nov2011.pdf

 

November headlines:

New PCR Assay Reduces EHV-1 Testing Costs 

Kentucky Equine Survey Launches

Aging Farmers' Health and Safety

Saddle Up Safely Wins Award

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Sydney Hughes

 

December 2011:

For a downloadable PDF file of the December issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/bluegrass-equine-digest/PDF/BED-Dec2011.pdf

 

December headlines:

Relative Feed Value of Hay

Relationship between S. neurona and EPM Examined

UKVDL Records Rise in Equine Leptospirosis Cases

Advances in Equine Neurological Diseases Symposium a Success

Kentucky Farm Cash Receipts Exceed $5 Billion

Norm Luba Named 2011 Friend of the UK Equine Initiative

UK to Host Equine Showcase and Breeders' Short Course

 

2010 Archives

 

January 2010

For a downloadable PDF file of the January issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-jan10.pdf

 

January headlines:

Rabies Vaccinations: An Equine Care Basic

Colic in Horses: General Review

Weed of the Month: Common Dandelion

Equine Environmental Impact Study to Include UK Faculty Member

Equine Researchers Receive Grants from Kentucky Horse Racing Commission

Immunology of Foals: Environmental Effects on Immune Maturation

Neonatal Isoerythrolysis: Foal Jaundice

Equine Influenza PCR Assay Available in Kentucky

 

February 2010

For a downloadable PDF file of the February issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-feb10.pdf

 

February headlines:

Kentucky Horse Breeders' Course Covers Reproduction, Deworming

Managing Pastures to Avoid Tall Fescue Toxicity

Horse Lysine Requirements Focus of New Study

Saddle Up Safely Campaign Unveils New Booklet

Pasture Evaluation Program an Investment for Farms

 

March 2010

For a downloadable PDF file of the March issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-march10.pdf

 

March headlines:

Equine Pharmacology, Therapeutics, and Toxicology

UK Farm a Site for Student Learning

Weed of the Month: Nimblewill

Addressing Horse Industry Challenges

Horses Needed for Equine Metabolic Syndrome Research Project

Horse Park Supporter to Speak at UK Distinguished Lecture Series

Black Stallion Literacy Foundation Hosts Workshop

 

April 2010

For a downloadable PDF file of the April issue, please visit

http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-april10.pdf

 

April headlines:

Warmer Weather Calls for Close Monitoring of Stored Grain

Breakthrough in Genetic Testing of Embryos

Weed of the Month: Canada Thistle

Planning Out Deworming Practices

Toxin Topic: Anticoagulant Rodenticides

Kentucky Horse Park Stream Project to Improve Water Quality

New Knowledge Comes Through New Research

Gluck Equine Research Foundation Releases Inaugural Research Report

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Egg Hatch Under Way, Numbers Up Again

U.K. Women's Polo Team Wins Nationals

 

May 2010

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May headlines:

Biosecurity for Horse Farms: Stall Disinfection and Other Management Techniques

Toxin Topic: Adverse Drug Effects

Weed of the Month: Buttercup

Equine Piroplasmosis Testing Offered in Kentucky

U.K. Gluck Center Names Barry Ball New Equine Reproductive Endowed Chair

2010 Kentucky International Equine Summit Recap

French Students Get a Taste of the Bluegrass

Spotlight Equine: UK's Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center

 

June 2010

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June headlines:

Use Caution When Bedding Horses on Fescue

Equine Influenza Vaccine Efficacy in Older Horses

Weed of the Month: Goosegrass

EVA and EHV-1 Research a Focus at the Gluck Equine Research Center

Equine Farm and Facilities Expo Provided Hands-On Experience

Toxin Topic: Red Maple Toxicosis

UK to Host International Symposium on Equine Reproduction

Lawsonia Intracellularis Study: Thoroughbred Farm Participation Needed

Spotlighting Kentucky's Cooperative Extension Service

 

July 2010

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July headlines:

New ELISA Test for EPM Diagnosis Developed at the Gluck Center

Toxin Topic: Slaframine Intoxication

Weed of the Month: Common Cocklebur

Spotlight Equine: Community Leadership Development and Land Use

Foal Pneumonia Case Review

Customized Daily Weather Information for Kentucky Farms

UK Graduate Students Nab Top Three Emerging Scientist Awards

EXtension Horses Offers Digital Classroom

UK Professor Melds Apparel and Horses in Student and Academic Research Projects

 

August 2010

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August headlines:

WEG: Safeguards for International Shipment of Horses

Overseeding Horse Pastures in Central Kentucky

Weed of the Month: Tall Ironweed

University of Kentucky Hosts International Symposium on Equine Reproduction

Greening the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

WNV Confirmed in Kentucky Horse

Recent Study Indicates Possible Parasite Drug Resistance

Horseback Riding Survey Shows Many Don't Wear Helmets

New Kentucky Equine Networking Association Kicks Off Sept. 16

 

September 2010

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September headlines:

Visiting Scientists Target Endometritis

UK Livestock Lab Changes Name for a Broader Focus

Weed of the Month: Horsenettle

The Pregnant Mare and Perinatology: 10th International Symposium on Equine Reproduction Recap

The Non-Pregnant Mare: 10th International Symposium on Equine Reproduction Recap

Toxin Topic: Alsike Clover and Red Clover

Equine Research Featured in UK's Odyssey Magazine

Irwin Foundation Donates $10,000 to Seminar Series

UK Features Projects on African-Americans in Kentucky's Equine History

Gluck Center to Receive Donation from Owners of Champion Thoroughbred Filly

Kentucky Equine Networking Association Hosts Inaugural Meeting

Save the Date for Gluck Center Short Courses

 

October 2010

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October headlines:

Diagnosing Disorders of Sexual Development in Horses: Male or Female?

Fall Pasture Improvements

Weed of the Month: Curly Dock

Feeding Broodmares in Fall and Winter

Thoroughbreds: Freshman Sire Stud Fees

Mature Hay Bedding has Potential for Tall Fescue Toxicity

Horse Safety Campaign Releases New Brochure on Horse-Related Injuries

Horses as Healers in College Hippotherapy Course

UK's Gluck Equine Research Center Continues to Improve Horse Health

Eight Kentucky Universities Welcomed the World During WEG

UK Horticulture Helps WEG Bloom

University of Kentucky Boasts Equestrian Accomplishments

'Heart Attacks' and Heart Disease in Horses

Water Quality Testing

 

November 2010:

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November headlines:

Toxin Topic: Johnsongrass Poisoning in Horses

UK College of Agriculture: Time to Inventory, Purchase Hay

Spotlight Equine: UK Animal Genetic Testing and Research Laboratory Offers Tests to Public

UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Welcomes New Scientist

KENA Holds Successful Second Meeting

UK's Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Changes Potomac Horse Fever Testing Requirements

Gluck Center's Timoney Named Chair of International PrEquID Group

Lloyd's of London and UK Department of Veterinary Science Partnership

 

December 2010:

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December headlines:

Bluegrass Equine Digest: A Year in Review

Artic Cold Dangerous for Livestock

Weed of the Month: Bush Honeysuckle

Survey Highlights Need for Equestrian Safety

Recap: UK College of Agriculture at WEG

Longtime UK Veterinary Science Lab Tech Retires

Online Budget Tools for Horse Owners Offered by UK College of Agriculture

The Horseman's Card Donates $17,400 to UK's Gluck Center in 2010

Horse Mania: UK Equine Initiative's "Big Blue" Comes Home

Registration Open for Kentucky Breeders' Short Course



2009 Archives

 

April Headlines:

Early Embryonic Loss and Genetics

Equine Influenza: Why Take Nasal Swabs?

 

June 2009

For a downloadable PDF of the June issue, please visit

www.ca.uky.edu/gluck/images/BED/BED-June09.pdf

 

June Headlines:

Visiting Scientist Builds Parasitology Bridges

Articular Cartilage Maturation in Foals

Environmental Study of Equine Carcass Disposal Underway

Botulism: A Deadly Disease That Can Affect Your Horse

Fall Fescue Control In Horse Pastures

Using Soil-Cement on Horse and Livestock Farms

Kentucky Diagnostic Center Director Honored At Army Retirement Ceremony

New College of Agriculture Online Giving Site Launched

Changing Faces in UK's Equine Programs

 

July 2009

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July Headlines:

UK Equine Initiative Equine Field Day Held June 27

CEM Study: Antibiotic-Treated Semen Can Stop Disease Spread

Bermudagrass for Horse Pastures

Book Recounts Career of CDC Vet Division Founder

Developing Natural Springs As Equine Water Sources

Kentucky Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center Expansion In Progress

Old Horse Immune Function: Is Gene Length Key?

Dr. Thomas Tobin Recieves National Industry Service Award

Commentary: Horse Health Research Needs Funding

 

August 2009

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August Headlines:

Grants Support Equine Gene Expression, Wobbler Syndrome Research at UK

MRLS Foal Losses in Kentucky Increased Slightly in 2009

Weed of the Month: Spiny Pigweed

Studies of Hereditary Traits in Horses Using New Tools

Endometritis in the Mare

Apply Nitrogen to Horse Pastures in the Fall

Toxic Mushroom Risk for Horses in Kentucky Pastures Due to Wet Weather

Exercising Horses: Effects of Eating Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue

UK Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center Attains National Accreditation

 

September 2009

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September Headlines:

Equine Research Hall of Fame to Add Four New Members

Rhodococcus equi Researcher Receives $200K Grant from USDA

Establishing Pastures and Hayfields: Fall Conditions Ideal

Visiting Scientist Examines Equine Parasites on a Molecular Level

Gluck Center Equine Research Fund Aided by Credit Card

Animal Genetic Testing and Research Lab Benefits Horse Owners

 

October 2009

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http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-oct09.pdf



October Headlines:

Conceptualizing the Kentucky Horse Industry as an Economic Cluster

University of Kentucky Launches Rider Safety Awareness Campaign

Older Horses: Researcher Awarded Grant for Aging Study

Equine Researcher Receives $500,000 Grant to conduct Genome Project

Lawsonia Intracellularis Study Started at Gluck

University of Kentucky Researcher wins Prestigious Award; Will be Honored by President Obama

Dates Set for Kentucky Stud Managers' Short Course

Keeneland President Nick Nicholson to Speak at Distinguished Lecture Series

Equine Disease Quarterly Gets Renewed Lloyd's of London Support

Equine Disease Tracking: Kentucky's New System

Controlling Ammonia in Horse Stalls

 

November 2009

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http://www.thehorse.com/enews/equine-digest/BED-nov09.pdf

 

November headlines:

Horse Genome Publication Concludes Kentucky Project

UK's Craig Carter named Kentucky Veterinarian of the Year

Weed of the Month: Wild Violet

Donors Recognized at Equine Reproduction Facility Groundbreaking

Rosenberg Named 2009 Friend of the UK Equine Initiative

Nancy Cox Honored with Bluegrass Tomorrow Vision Award

Equine-Related Therapies a Focus for UK Doctoral Candidate

'Greening' the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

 

December 2009

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December headlines:

Placentitis Research Could Help Prevent Late-Term Abortions

Cartilage Repair Tissue 'Substantially Different'

Composting: A Viable Alternative for Mortality Disposal

Gestational Weight Gain in Mares

AAEP Award to Support Wobbler Syndrome Research

Fellowship Benefits Ukrainian Researcher at Gluck Center

Emerging Disease: Equine Proliferative Enteropathy

 

2008 Archives

October headlines:

Poisoning in Horses: Common Toxic Substances