The American Horse Council (AHC) has opposed the Department of Laborâs (DOL) proposed new child labor regulations applicable to agriculture.
Congress has passed an Omnibus Appropriations bill (H.R.2055) that in addition to funding most federal agencies for the remainder of the 2012 fiscal year (October 1, 2011 to September 31, 2012) will prohibit the Department of Labor (DOL) from implementing
When the news story broke that an equine therapy program in Larkspur, Colorado, was going to have to shut down because of a lack of funds, donations began rolling in. Now, one more 10-week session of the Kingery Equine Therapy Program will be added thank
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA ) has published a proposed rule concerning reporting requirements for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs).Â Â Some large horse facilities, such as racetracks, training facilities, stables, shows, exhibi
According to a report filed with the Camden, South Carolina,Â Police Department, horse feed valued between $10,000 and $15,000Â is missing from a feed and hay distribution store.Â The missing bags of horse feed came to light after an stock inventory repor
Since Congress lifted a ban on horse slaughter last week, people within the industry are hoping to open a slaughter house within 30 to 90 days. The meat would be shipped to Asia and Europe.
The Department of Labor (Department or DOL) is proposing to revise the child labor regulations issued pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act, which set forth the criteria for the permissible employment of minors under 18 years of age in agricultural and
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Pfizer Animal Health has opened a new Equine Research Center in Michigan USA. The center is located just a few miles away from its Veterinary Medicine Research and Development (VMRD) Headquarters in Kalamazoo, Michigan and will serve as the worldwide hub
After months of research and development, Spin To Win Rodeo, the nationâs only independent team roping instructional and rodeo enthusiast magazine, has unveiled a new look for its December issue: the Wrangler National Finals Preview Edition.