1:00pm-Sandy Young-Understanding Low Sugar Hay-Join us to
learn about low sugar hay options for horses with metabolic issues (Cushings,
Insulin Resistance, obesity, etc.). Hay broker Sandy Young and an equine
nutritionist will be speakers.
2:00pm -Alayne Blickle-Horses for Clean Water-Create a Mud-Free,
Chore EfficientConfinement Area-If you have horses, then you must have mud, right?
Wrong! There are many great ways to manage mud on your horse property.
We will discuss what causes mud and how it affects horse health. Then we will
cover six key steps you can take that will reduce and even prevent mud on your
property. Learn about French drains, footing options, simple siting ideas, geotextile
fabrics, and other great ideas for setting up and managing horse paddocks
for chore -efficiency and horse health.
3:00pm -MattLivengood-Bits & Equipment-What is legal
in Ranch Riding and What's Not. Learn from a
judge and trainer about what Ranch Riding equipment
is allowed, what's not and why.