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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:


March 2015:

For a downloadable PDF of the March issue please visit


March Headlines:

Study: Common Equine Parasite Misidentified in Textbooks

Using Electric Fence to Improve Pastures

Bennett Named to UK Positions

Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Equine Research in 2015

Annual Career Fair Unites College Students, Equine Industry

Weed Management in Pastures, Hayfields, and More

Is HIP an Effective Treatment for R. equi?

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Egg Hatch Begins in Kentucky

L. intracellularis Infection, Risk Evaluated

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Igor Canisso


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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