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Equine innovations: Must-have apps for equestrians

No matter what type of equestrian you are or your affiliation with the horse world, chances are there is a useful horse-related app out there for you. Kristen Brennan shares some of her top recommendations.

Horse hay alternatives: 5 tips for facing a shortage

Don't let a limited hay supply keep you from supplying your horse with adequate nutrition. Dr. Kristen Brennan shares her top 5 tips for facing a shortage.

Mitigating mycotoxin risk: 6 ways to avoid equine aflatoxin poisoning

Livestock producers aren't the only ones who should be concerned about the potentially deadly impact of mycotoxins.

Q&A: Talking with Gerry Duffy, stud manager at Godolphin

What factors help to make Godolphin, its horses and its people a global success? Cait Brown sat down with Godolphin stud manager Gerry Duffy to learn more.

Stall-cleaning success: 5 tips for horse owners

Just a few relatively simple changes can help make stall-cleaning far less of a chore.

John Phillips: Breeding success at Darby Dan Farm

What does it take to raise a champion Thoroughbred? As the owner and operator of Darby Dan Farm in Lexington, Kentucky, John Philips applies lessons of the past to passionately advocate for the future of horse racing. He joins us to share…

A stable stomach: Equine gastric ulcer prevention

Gastric ulcers are a very common problem in modern performance horses. Cait Brown shares her tips for prevention through lifestyle and feed management.

Better barriers: Virtual opportunities in livestock management

Will the next big innovation in ag-tech revolutionize one of the oldest fixtures in farming? Imagine if you could use your smartphone to track and control the movement of your herd. What would it mean for the management of soil, nutrition…

Yea-Sacc® from Alltech is certified by the Carbon Trust to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from dairy and beef…

Alltech’s flagship brand, Yea-Sacc®, has been validated by the Carbon Trust to reduce cattle methane emissions and nitrogen excretion rates. Yea-Sacc is the only yeast culture designed for use in ruminant diets that has been awarded this…

No hoof, no horse: Laminitis treatment and prevention

Laminitis is a common, debilitating and potentially life-threatening equine ailment that can be both difficult and expensive to treat. But with some simple management practices, it can be avoided.