The 13th Annual Penn State Equine Science Showcase and Registered Quarter Horse Sale will take place on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015. The sale is run by Penn State students enrolled in the Equine Marketing class. Bid on top green broke Penn State Quarter Horses.
The problem for the horse owner is the challenge of controlling the amount of consumption of the green grass when returning the horse to grazing. When the horse’s metabolism is not accustomed to the lush forage dramatic side effects can occur.
Harness Horse Youth Foundation (HHYF) horsemanship camps are an intense, one-of-a-kind interactive experience. You’ll drive – groom – harness – learn. For adults there is the USTA Driving School.
Dr. Robert Causey (Associate Professor, School of Food and Agriculture) and Dr. Donna Coffin, (Extension Professor, Cooperative Extension) at the University of Maine are undertaking a study to determine the needs of the equine industry regarding equine health, especially equine gastrointestinal health.
Video shares bringing jobs home, picturing women in agriculture, kids talk nutrition, and being climate-wise with Woodsy Owl.
The Equine Science Society promotes quality research on equine nutrition and physiology and strives to establish effective communication among researchers, teachers, extension, and production personnel regarding equine nutrition and physiology.
Equine 2015 will take an in-depth look at U.S. equine operations and provide the industry with new and valuable information regarding trends in the equine industry from 1998 to 2015.
A multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary graduate class in pasture and range systems is getting ready to hit the trail again this summer and it should be a great learning experience.
Horse owners with simple precautions can assist equine in surviving during harsh winter events.
Neglect is the worst thing that happens to the horse during the winter months. Most horses are turned out to pasture and we only see them in the dark at feeding time.
This clinic will feature Michael Colvin, a trainer, AQHA Professional Horseman and judge from Atlanta, Georgia. Michael specializes in all around events in youth, amateur and open divisions.
The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
The PA Farm Show contains a variety of equine events, from rodeos to draft type events.
The Northeast Pasture Consortium is an alliance of graziers, extension and research dedicated to improving pasture management in the northeastern United States.
The Appalachian Grazing Conference is an opportunity for livestock producers to attend to learn more about management strategies to increase profits.
This conference will provide you with practical information to help you enhance species diversity in your pasture and improve ecosystem function to benefit herd health and productivity on your farm.
Jana and Clem Malot's farm will be featured on the "Out On the Land" segment of RFD TV.
The exciting workshops provide farm managers education on equine environmental stewardship, pasture management, soil fertility and composting.
When it is very cold, horses will reduce their water consumption and be at risk of colic.
Congratulations to Ashleigh Egan and Jena Shaffer for being awarded the Vern Hazlett outstanding barn worker award during the Penn State Animal Science Departmental Holiday luncheon!