University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

UKAg News - Top Equine Initiative Stories

UK Ag Equine Programs celebrates 10 years

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 16:06
Teaser:  <p>It&#39;s been a decade since the colleged ramped up its eduational offerings to the equine industry.</p>

It's been a decade since the colleged ramped up its eduational offerings to the equine industry.

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UK Equine Farm and Facilities Expo to be held June 2

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:20
Teaser:  <p>The field day will be at McPeek Racing&#39;s Magdalena Farm in Lexington.</p>

The field day will be at McPeek Racing's Magdalena Farm in Lexington.

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UK lecture series presents conversation with world’s leading reining competitor Shawn Flarida

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:55
Teaser:  <p>&ldquo;If you want to feel the hair on your neck rise, come and see what this world-class athlete has done,&quot; said Professor Bob Coleman, UK Ag Equine Programs.</p>

“If you want to feel the hair on your neck rise, come and see what this world-class athlete has done," said Professor Bob Coleman, UK Ag Equine Programs.

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Time to BrAg about Ag

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:07
Teaser:  <p>BrAg Week is March 30-April 3 on campus.</p>

BrAg Week is March 30-April 3 on campus.

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Eastern tent caterpillar egg hatch begins in Central Kentucky

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 09:52
Teaser:  <p>Consumption of large numbers of caterpillars by pregnant mares precipitated staggering foal losses in the Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome outbreak that peaked in 2001.</p>

Consumption of large numbers of caterpillars by pregnant mares precipitated staggering foal losses in the Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome outbreak that peaked in 2001.

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Study finds common equine parasite misidentified in textbooks

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 17:14
Teaser:  <p>A recent study led by Martin Nielsen, of the UK Gluck Equine Research Center, found that all veterinary medicine textbooks have misidentified a common equine parasite.</p>

A recent study led by Martin Nielsen, of the UK Gluck Equine Research Center, found that all veterinary medicine textbooks have misidentified a common equine parasite.

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