2014 State 4-H Hunt/Dressage Clinic & Show: June 27-29

The WI State 4-H Horse Association will be hosting the 24th annual State Hunter & Dressage Show and Mini Events at the Sheboygan County Fairgrounds June 27-29th, 2014.  Excellent clinicians will instruct and share their knowledge with youth in the over fences and dressage clinics.  Youth will also be able to test their abilities via […]

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24th Seminar for the Serious Horse Owner: Equine Nutrition

Saturday, February 22 8:50 am – 4:15 pm UW-Madison, Ebling Symposium Auditorium Program Early Bird registration before 2/2/2014 The goal of this program is to provide insight on the nutritional needs of your horse Body Weight & Body Condition Scoring Liv Sandberg WI State Equine Extension Specialist Hay & Matching to Your Horse’s Needs Craig […]

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Bi-State Horse Conference

Saturday, February 22 Kenosha County Center, Bristol WI Registration Early Bird Registration ends February 14,2014 Eye Care for the Horse  Tracy Busalacchi, Elkhorn Veterinary Clinic Internal and External Pest Control Tracy Busalacchi, Elkhorn Veterinary Clinic Colic… Causes and What to do About it Tracy Busalacchi, Elkhorn Veterinary Clinic Forage and Plant Pasture ID Ellen Philips […]

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2014 State 4-H Horse Bowl, Hippology, and Speaking Contests May 9 &10

The WI State 4-H Horse Association and 4-H Extension will be hosting the annual State Horse Bowl, Hippology, Public Speaking & Demonstration contests May 9 & 10th, 2014 at UW Marathon in Wausau, WI.  The speaking events (Public speaking, individual and team demonstration contest) will be held Friday evening May 9th; awards to be announced Friday […]

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Horse Health Workshop – February 8

Saturday, February 8 Registration 8:45 am, Program 9am-noon Red Wold Room, Great Wolf Lodge Resort, Wisconsin Dells Brochure Topics: Vaccinations: A Prick in Time Saves Nine Jennifer Thompson, DVM, Fox Woods Equine Veterinary Care Straight from the Horse’s Mouth: Equine Dentistry is More Than Sharp Points Jennifer Thompson, DVM, Fox Woods Equine Veterinary Care Parasites […]

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Feed Your Steed…Without going Broke

Iowa County Horse Seminar registration(due January 31, 2014) University of Wisconsin Extension, Iowa County Health & Human Services Building, Dodgeville, WI Feb 4 Life Stage Horse Nutrition Liv Sandberg, WI State Equine Specialist Feb 25 Why Hay Prices are So High Gene Schriefer, Iowa County Ag Agent Forage Testing and Understanding the Results Gene Schriefer, […]

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2014 4-H State Horse & Pony Activities Calendar

The State 4-H Horse & Pony Calendar has been updated for 2014. The annual calendar and all details for all the state Horse and Pony activities can be located at the 4-H Horse Association website in the Horse Handbook. Calendar Horse Handbook

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State 4-H Horse Gymkhana and Expo 2013 results

Over 700 WI 4-H Horse and Pony youth have finished their yearly projects by demonstrating their talents at either the State Gymkhana competition and/or the State Horse Expo competition.  Congratulations to all who qualified to participate at the events and Congratulations to those who were awarded Grand, Reserve, or a top ten awards at the […]

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Upper Midwest Haylist

While several areas in the Midwest states have reduced hay crops as a result of drought conditions, other areas have seen favorable conditions for hay production.  If you are buying or selling, the Haylist could be a useful tool for you.  The Upper Midwest Haylist is a self-service tool that enables buyers and sellers of […]

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Farmer to Farmer site for Corn/Forage sales

With the drought conditions in Southern Wisconsin, horse owners should plan early to purchase supplemental forages. The Farmer to Farmer Hay, Forage and Corn List puts Wisconsin farmers in touch with one another for the purpose of buying and/or selling corn and forage.

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