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Bluegrass Equine Digest



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The Bluegrass Equine Digest is a free, monthly electronic newsletter dedicated to providing up-to-date information on equine research from the University of Kentucky's College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

The Bluegrass Equine Digest brings together several entities, as content is provided by UK Ag Equine Programs and the Gluck Equine Research Center. The e-newsletter is brought to you by and sponsored by Zoetis Animal Health.

It features equine news, tips and research findings from UK's College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, including the Gluck Equine Research Center, the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory and a wide range of departments at UK that conduct equine research.

For ideas or submissions, please contact Holly Wiemers ( or Jenny Evans (


Current issue:


May 2015:

For a downloadable PDF of the May issue please visit


May Headlines:

McCue, Squires Publish Equine Embryo Transfer Manual

Emerging Equine Diseases: What You Should Know

Graduate Student Spotlight: Kristin M. Pfahl

Integrated Parasite Control: How to Strike a Balance

Weed of the Month: Hemp Dogbane

Gluck Center Collaborates With UK Libraries, Keeneland Library for Arabian Roots Exhibit

UK Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Part of Larger Animal Health Monitoring Network

UK Lecture Series Conversation With Reiner Shawn Flarida Held April 27 UK

UK Equine Farm and Facilities Expo to be Held June 2

The Equine Genetic Toolbox


Video series features UK experts on TheHorse: and the University of Kentucky have also partnered to provide hands-on educational videos to website visitors. Current videos include:


Pasture Weeds: Most Toxic

Weed Management: Thistles

The Horse’s Skeleton: Overview




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