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  Bluegrass Equine Digest   Brought to you by the UK Ag Equine Programs & Gluck Equine Research Center.  
April 2012 Issue   Sunday, April 29, 2012

Updating Equine Influenza Vaccines

Researchers must revisit vaccine formulations periodically to combat new virus strains produced by antigenic drift. Read More

Weed of the Month: Spiny Pigweed

Spiny pigweed control is accomplished easily by applying herbicides to plants shorter than 12 inches tall. Read More


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Exercise-Induced Inflammation and Injury in Racehorses

One researcher relayed that it could be possible to identify horses at risk for injury before accidents occur. Read More

Fertilization and Early Pregnancy Loss in Mares

One of the most important causes of embryo loss during early gestation is post-breeding endometritis. Read More

Also in this Month's Issue

Gluck Center Researchers to Speak at KER Conference

Gluck Releases Third Research Report

Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Vaccination Immune Response Study

UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Elizabeth M. Woodward

UK Launching Study of Equine-Guided Leadership in Nurses

UK's Lawrence Receives Distinguished Service Professorship

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Event Calendar


Kentucky Equine Networking Association (KENA) Meeting

Lexington, KY


Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic Research Seminar Series

Lexington, KY


Fourth Annual Equine Farm and Facilities Expo

Midway, KY


Inaugural Western Kentucky Equine Field Day

Princeton, KY


4-H State Horse Contest

Lexington, KY

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