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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:


February 2015:

For a downloadable PDF of the February issue please visit


February Headlines:

Advancements in Equine Repro Research

Know Your Pasture Grass

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Gabriel Monteiro Davolli

Nutrient Digestibility in Healthy Adult and Senior Horses

Upcoming Conference Celebrates 35 Years of Advancing Alfalfa

Pinworm Suspicion

Why Do Horses Need Amino Acids in Their Diets?

UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Held Jan. 23-24

Parasite Control in Young Horses

Reproduction in the Geriatric Mare


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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