Michigan State University Extension’s focus on horses, ponies, donkeys and mules provides educational resources and activities for both youth and adult equine owners.
June 1, 2011 | David Stroud | Managing your pasture could prevent founder in horses.
May 31, 2011 | Natalie Rector | If you reduce nitrogen based on manure, 2011 will be an important year to take a PSNT and double check for N credit.
May 31, 2011 | Christina Curell | Michigan State University Extension in partnership with Henning Stables and Harvey Milling Company – Agriculture Solutions is hosting the Central Michigan Equine Expo.
May 20, 2011 | Jeannine Schweihofer | Livestock chew on treated lumber because of mineral imbalance or boredom. This raises concern over animal health and meat safety.
May 20, 2011 | Karen Waite and Christine Skelly | No known cases in Michigan.
May 17, 2011 | Christine Skelly and Karen Waite | While the true extent of this disease outbreak is uncertain, controlling the outbreak is critically dependent on biosecurity.
May 11, 2011 | Dean Ross | Biosecurity practices for farm visitors and farm visits need to minimize the risk of transporting disease between farms.
May 9, 2011 | Doo-Hong Min | Although red clover and alsike clover are both legumes, it is not easy to tell them apart since both look very similar morphologically. It is important to know the difference, however, as alsike can be toxic to horses.
May 9, 2011 | Dean Ross | The June 2011 emergency preparedness goal for the Do1Thing website is about making families more disaster resilient by planning for the unique needs of each family.
May 6, 2011 | Jerry May | A recently published issue paper from CAST provides science based information on air emissions connected to livestock production.
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Date: Jun 20, 2014 - Jun 22, 2014
Location: Whiskey Creek Campground, 5080 Sippy Rd, Custer, MI 49405
- Air Emissions and Animal Agriculture
- Animal Heat Stress Management Resources
- Behavioral Considerations When Housing Horses (E3161)
- Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture
- Equine Feed and Welfare Resources
- Farm Information Resource Management (FIRM)
- Growing Michigan Agriculture Proceedings
- Hay and Pasture for Michigan Horses (E2305)
- Health Considerations When Housing Horses (E3162)
- Horses Count in Michigan
- Michigan CNMP DLL Template
- Michigan Equine News
- MSU Environmental Quality for Agriculture
- MSU Horse Teaching & Research Center
- MSU’s Animal Welfare and Behavior Group
- Odor Management Plans