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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:


January 2015:

For a downloadable PDF of the January issue please visit


January Headlines:

An Equine New Year's Resolution: Better Pasture Management

UK Studies Featured at AAEP Kester News Hour

Horse Management Tips for Cold Temperatures

International Research Team to Map Disease Genes in Horses

UK Extension Agents to Host 8th Annual Pastures Please

What Should I Expect From a Veterinary Visit?

UK Law Symposium to be Held Feb. 24

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Emily Rubinson 

32 and My Horse


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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