Michigan State University Extension’s focus on horses, ponies, donkeys and mules provides educational resources and activities for both youth and adult equine owners.
February 22, 2012 | Taylor Fabus | As responsible animal caretakers we can make many decisions that ease and hopefully eliminate stress on our animals during the transportation process.
February 22, 2012 | A. Pouyan Nejadhashemi and Sean Woznicki | MSU Extension’s Webinar Series on Climate, Water and Agriculture will include the results from a study exploring the best management practices for addressing future climate variability and change.
February 10, 2012 | Phil Kaatz | Selecting the right round bale feeder can reduce costs for horse owners.
February 7, 2012 | Natalie Rector | The unusual break in weather may provide time to begin spring cleaning early.
February 7, 2012 | Natalie Rector | Use breaks in the weather to scrape and clean manure from outside lots.
January 20, 2012 | Warren L. Schauer | Legislation passed late last year extended some FICA tax provisions until the end of February.
January 16, 2012 | Jim Isleib | Productivity and stand longevity, as well as forage quality, can be affected by common diseases in many Michigan hay fields and pastures.
January 9, 2012 | Jerry May and Wendy Powers | Upcoming conference aims to provide current cutting edge information on changing market conditions, weather variability, changes to the U. S. Farm Bill, challenges when considering oil and gas leasing and the current and future federal regulatory climate.
January 9, 2012 | Nancy Thelen | Michigan State University Extension’s Breakfast on the Farm (BOTF) program is one effort to improve agricultural literacy. Key “take-home” messages are an important component of each educational event.
January 9, 2012 | Nancy Thelen | Farmers across the country need to take action to meet the need of consumers who are asking questions about how animals are raised and about how their food is produced.
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Date: Feb 27, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015
Location: Kettunen Center, 14901 4-H Drive, Tustin, MI 49688
- 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)
- 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
- Zoonotic Disease