News Archive: Equine
UK Graduate Off to 'Flying Start' in Horse Industry
Published on Jun. 21, 2019
Witt is one of only two participants from the U.S. to receive acceptance into the prestigious two-year thoroughbred industry management and leadership program.
Stephenson named director of UK Cooperative Extension Service
Published on May. 7, 2019
Stephenson begins her duties on Aug. 1.
Keeneland Association gifts $1.3 million to UK for equine drug research and testing program
This gift will grow the fund to $3 million and will allow the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment’s Gluck Equine Research Center to launch a world-class equine drug research and testing program under the direction of Scott Stanley.
UK Equine Farm and Facilities Expo to be held May 30
Published on Apr. 30, 2019
Olive Hill Sporthorses in Lexington will host this year's event.
$100,000 grant from NTRA Charities to establish new UK Equine Surfaces and Safety Laboratory
Published on Apr. 17, 2019
Eastern tent caterpillar egg hatch now underway for Central Kentucky
Published on Mar. 27, 2019
The hatch began March 24 in Lexington.
UK researchers invite equestrians to participate in online survey, Portrait of a Rider
Published on Feb. 25, 2019
UK researchers are seeking participation for an online survey to better understand who participates in horse activities and sports.
Inaugural Horse Industry Safety Summit promotes education among equestrians
UK Ag Equine Programs, Saddle Up Safely and other partnering organizations will host an inaugural Horse Industry Safety Summit on Tuesday, April 23.
Conference to take a fresh approach to alfalfa, stored forages
Published on Jan. 22, 2019
The conference will be Feb. 21 at the Fayette County Extension office.
Extension agents host 12th annual Pastures Please!!
Published on Jan. 18, 2019
A Pastures Please!! pasture maintenance workshop will take place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. EST Jan. 28 at the Mercer County Fairgrounds.