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Tips for Staying Safe on the Roads and Trails While Riding Your Horse

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Betsy Greene

As we look forward to getting out and about with our horses, how can we take precautions to minimize bad experiences with people and vehicles on the roads and trails? This webinar will provide exposure to information and resources to give a heads up for fun and safe...

Spring Cleaning: Getting Your Horse Ready for the Show Season

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Fernanda Camargo

This webinar will focus on current vaccination strategies, nutritional management, muscle conditioning, and other health considerations to ensure your horse keeps healthy during the most demanding time of the year: Spring, Summer and Fall. This event is offered by eXtension...

The Basics of Planning and Zoning for Horse-friendly Communities

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Chris Skelly

Speaker: Christine Hughes, AICP Senior Long Range Planner, City of Wilmington Planning, Development, & TransportationSummary: Local governments of all shapes and sizes are using planning and zoning tools in their communities. This webinar will discuss the basics of...

Sales Fraud in the Horse Industry

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Chris Skelly

This webinar will focus on a buyers legal rights with respect to horse sales, and sellers need to be aware of them. Presenter Julie Ferstman, Esq. is considered to be one of the nation's leading attorneys in the field of equine law. A frequent author and speaker on legal...

Master Equine Manager Certificate

Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT - Presented by Peggy Miller-Auwerda

The Master Equine Manager E-Learning Certificate Program provides horse owners and enthusiasts with a comprehensive educational program that teaches the science of horse management. The program combines focused learning opportunities with a hands-on practical evaluation....

Equine Riding Arena Footing & Management

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Ann Swinker

Learn more about the physical principles of arena footing, selecting arena footing materials, and how to manage riding arenas in this FREE webinar, with Dr. Ann Swinker. To register for the webinar, visit:...

Forage and Horses: Why it's Important and What Are the Options?

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Karen Waite

Forage is a critical part of the equine diet. In this webcast, Dr. Karen Waite discusses why forage is important, and what the alternatives are when weather or other issues make forage hard to come by. This webcast is brought to you by eXtension Horses and My Horse...

Contract/Employee Labor Law: When is a Worker a Horse Operation Employee?

Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 7:30 pm EST

Misclassifying workers can result in significant penalties from state and federal authorities. During this session, participants will learn about how to classify workers correctly as self-employed contractor or employee and various ways the distinction affects your operation...

Tractor and Machinery Safety

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:00 pm EDT

Tractors and machinery are a leading cause of injuries in agriculture. Hazard recognition and abatement strategies can be simple and inexpensive once you know where to look for the hazards. These same strategies can also be used when purchasing new or used agricultural...

Find Your Dream Job in the U.S. Horse Industry

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Kathy Anderson, Chris Skelly

Do you dream of turning your passion into your profession? If your passion is horses, finding a career in the horse industry may be for you. This presentation will give a broad overview of the U.S. Horse Industry and the careers that support it. In addition, we will discuss...