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Thoroughbred trainer Graham Motion and three-day eventer Buck Davidson team up for UK lecture series

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:55
Teaser:  <p>Two equine industry titans will speak at 6 p.m. April 21 at UK.</p>

Two equine industry titans will speak at 6 p.m. April 21 at UK.

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March 31-April 4 is BrAg Week at UK

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:27
Teaser:  <p>It&#39;s time for the faculty, staff and students to share their love for and experiences in the college.</p>

It's time for the faculty, staff and students to share their love for and experiences in the college.

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Winter weather not a serious threat to eastern tent caterpillar eggs

Wed, 03/12/2014 - 15:31
Teaser:  <p>Eastern tent caterpillars are expected to emerge soon.</p>

Eastern tent caterpillars are expected to emerge soon.

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Deadline approaching for UK equine research crowdfunding project

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:56
Teaser:  <p>The deadline for contributing to the first research crowdfunding project at the University of Kentucky is March 10.</p>

The deadline for contributing to the first research crowdfunding project at the University of Kentucky is March 10.

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UK 2014 Leader in Residence event connects horses and education

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:04
Teaser:  <p>Debbie Anderson, co-founder and executive director of Strides to Success, will speak at the 2014 W. Norris Duvall Leader in Residence event March 24-28.</p>

Debbie Anderson, co-founder and executive director of Strides to Success, will speak at the 2014 W. Norris Duvall Leader in Residence event March 24-28.

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Annual career fair unites college students, equine industry

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 12:25
Teaser:  <p>The annual UK Equine Career and Opportunity Fair will occur in just a few weeks.</p>

The annual UK Equine Career and Opportunity Fair will occur in just a few weeks.

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UKAg uses horses to teach emotional intelligence

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:30
Teaser:  <p>UKAg researchers will launch a second study of the effectiveness of Equine Guided Leadership Education--using horses to teach emotional intelligence and leadership competencies.</p>

UKAg researchers will launch a second study of the effectiveness of Equine Guided Leadership Education--using horses to teach emotional intelligence and leadership competencies.

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Extension agents host 7th Annual Pastures Please!

Tue, 01/28/2014 - 15:20
Teaser:  <p>UK Cooperative Extension and UK Ag Equine Programs will host Pastures Please!! 6 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Scott County Extension office, 1130 Cincinnati Road,&nbsp; Georgetown.</p>

UK Cooperative Extension and UK Ag Equine Programs will host Pastures Please!! 6 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Scott County Extension office, 1130 Cincinnati Road,  Georgetown.

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UKAg students win National Forage Bowl

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 14:41
Teaser:  <p>This is the second time in five years, a UK team has brought home the national title.</p>

This is the second time in five years, a UK team has brought home the national title.

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Horse management tips for cold temperatures

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 13:18
Teaser:  <p>A UK extension specialist offers tips on how to keep your horses protected during this period of intense cold.</p>

A UK extension specialist offers tips on how to keep your horses protected during this period of intense cold.

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Extended cold spell poses risks to livestock

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 08:46
Teaser:  <p>Producers need to be aware of livestocks needs in extended periods of cold-weather.</p>

Producers need to be aware of livestocks needs in extended periods of cold-weather.

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Register now for UK Equine Showcase and Ky. Breeders’ Short Course

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 17:31
Teaser:  <p>The early bird registration rate ends Jan. 15 for the Equine Showcase and the Kentucky Breeders&rsquo; Short Course. Non-discounted registration continues through Feb. 1.</p>

The early bird registration rate ends Jan. 15 for the Equine Showcase and the Kentucky Breeders’ Short Course. Non-discounted registration continues through Feb. 1.

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Equine research crowdfunding project launched

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:22
Teaser:  <p>The Gluck Center has launched the first research crowdfunding project at UK and possibly the first such effort in the field of veterinary science.</p>

The Gluck Center has launched the first research crowdfunding project at UK and possibly the first such effort in the field of veterinary science.

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Bitter cold temps will create prolonged period of livestock cold stress

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 15:53
Teaser:  <p>UK specialists warn producers to keep a close watch of animals during upcoming cold spell.</p>

UK specialists warn producers to keep a close watch of animals during upcoming cold spell.

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