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Basics of Hay Storage

Flossie Sellers

Basics of Hay Storage

by Flossie Sellers

April 26, 2017 15:22

Learn how moisture, temperature, time, and storage affect the nutritional value of hay and how you can take a sample of hay to test for the nutrients, and also …

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Feeding and Watering Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Feeding and Watering Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 27, 2017 10:53

Learn how to feed and water your horse in a more natural way without taking up all your time and having to live your life around your horse's schedule …

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A Better Barn for Smaller Equines

Cindy Benson

A Better Barn for Smaller Equines

by Cindy Benson

April 28, 2017 12:34

Cindy Benson is a leading donkey breeder in the western United States. Read her thoughts on the design and implementation of a barn for smaller horses and …

Every Horse Owner's Guide to a Healthy Barn

by EquiMed Staff

April 28, 2017 14:49

Learn about the many factors that go into creating a healthy barn and how taking it one step at a time, while considering your needs for durability, ease of …

Healthy Barn Tip

Although inexpensive and readily available, do not use drywall edging to protect exposed wood in your barn. This thin metal is easily broken, and may cause lacerations from the resulting sharp edges. Use steel angle trim of 16-gauge or thicker.

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Importance of Good Ventilation in Horse Barns

Heather Smith Thomas

Importance of Good Ventilation in Horse Barns

by Heather Smith Thomas

July 14, 2019 15:06

Many horses have allergic airway disease or heaves due to improper barn ventilation because of dust and poor-quality air held within the confines of the barn …

health·y barn
/ˈhelTHē bärn/
noun
  1. a large farm building used for storing grain, hay or for housing livestock that is maintained in a way to promote animal health and wellbeing.
  2. the horse owners favorite place to be.

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