The equine industry is very fragmented with many and diverse groups focused around their particular activity or breed. This results in no single organization being accountable for equine research or taking the lead on developing a comprehensive research strategy.
LRIC in conjunction with OMAFRA organized a meeting to discuss equine research in Ontario on March 1, 2018 in Guelph. Invitations were extended to a broad crosssection of equine industry stakeholders including owners, veterinarians, feed and service suppliers, research and academia, government and equine association representatives. Review the report and priorities identified by the attendees.
Forage and pasture research ramping up in Ontario with new faculty and facilities
Ontario Beef, August 2021: Forage and pasture research at the University of Guelph is kicking into high gear with pastureland renovation and expansion at the University of Guelph beef research facilities at Elora and the hiring of a new forage and service crops professor.Read More
Grandin examines the role genes play in horse behaviour
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Inflatable pants could treat horses with swollen legs
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A lonely horse is often more prone to injury
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Horses and pigs sense harsh speaking tones
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Equine Herpes Virus Research Study and Infection Control Tips
Published December 6, 2021Visit thehorseportal.ca
Study highlights ‘unbridled globetrotting’ of the strangles pathogen in horses
Published November 18, 2021Visit www.cam.ac.uk