San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a full day of learning about the basics of Equine Nutrition.
Through a combination of lectures and demonstration, equine professionals and casual horse enthusiasts alike will gain a basic understanding of the equine digestive anatomy, nutritional requirements, and how to manage nutritionally related disorders.
During demonstration, students will learn to body condition score a horse, accurately assess feed weight and forage quality, and evaluate a ration. Anyone is welcome to register; no experience is necessary
Saturday, November 1
9:00 a.m. Equine Digestive System
9:40 a.m. Nutrition Primer
10:15 a.m. Meeting Requirements for Maintenance
11:15 a.m. Forage Quality
12:15 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. Nutritionally Related Health Concerns
1:45 p.m. Barn Activities
3:00 p.m. Putting the Pieces Together
Registration deadline is October 24, 2014 - Limited space available!!!
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When & Where
University of Maryland Extension
3101 Animal Sciences Center
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742