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Youth Horse Leaders'
Conference Coming to NC

Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina are teaming up to host the Tri-State Horse Leaders’ Conference January 16-17, 2016. The event will be held at the Guilford County Extension Office in Greensboro, NC. The conference will feature speakers and topics for both new and veteran horse club leaders.  This event will also feature a certification for Equine Measurers and a NC 4-H Steward Training. For more information, please visit the event's page: Tri State Volunteer Leaders' Conference

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Youth Horse Leaders'
Conference Coming to NC

Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina are teaming up to host the Tri-State Horse Leaders’ Conference January 16-17, 2016. The event will be held at the Guilford County Extension Office in Greensboro, NC. The conference will feature speakers and topics for both new and veteran horse club leaders.  This event will also feature a certification for Equine Measurers and a NC 4-H Steward Training. For more information, please visit the event's page: Tri State Volunteer Leaders' Conference

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Horse Judging Short
Course & Open Show Certification Clinic

NCSU will be hosting an Introductory Horse Judging Short Course and the Open Horse Show Judges' Certification Clinic. If you are interested in registering for these events or would like to learn more information, please click on the links below: Horse Judging Short Course Open Horse Show Judges' Certification Clinic

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Trot to Trophy

Check out the Trot to
Trophy App!

Trot to Trophy is a mobile game with an educational intent, encouraging players to learn and master the ways of the equine world. Horse 101, if you will! Grab life by the reins and learn how to care and provide for your horse. Train them and test their skills by going up against the evil Luchador in order to take his place as the one true champion! NCSU’s Dr. Shannon Pratt-Phillips is a Game Designer and Subject-Matter Expert for Trot To Trophy.  The app is designed for both iPhone and iPad and is available on iTunes for $3.99.Proceeds from downloads go back to the NCSU Animal Science Department.  To learn more about the program and to view screenshots, go to www.trottotrophy.com

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Forage Website
Link

NCSU has developed a website with useful tools about forage management and production.  If you are a horse owner that has pasture management questions or would like to learn more information, be sure to check out this great resource: http://www.forages.ncsu.edu/extension.html

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2015 AQHYA World Champions

AQHYA World Show Contest Winners

North Carolina was well represented at the recent American Quarter Horse Youth Association World Show Educational Contests in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  NC Youth competed in Horse Judging, Impromptu Public Speaking and Horsebowl. Eight MORE »

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Tri-State Horse Leaders’ Conference Being Planned

Tri-State Horse Leaders’ Conference Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina are teaming up to host the Tri-State Horse Leaders’ Conference January 16-17, 2016. The event will be held at the Guilford County Extension MORE »

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NC State 4-H Horse Show Champions Crowned popular

The 2015 NC State 4-H Horse Show was held July 8-12, 2015 at the James B. Hunt Horse Complex at the NC State Fairgrounds.  Close to 300 exhibitors, from 40 counties, showed in MORE »

Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championships Results

The University of Florida has posted all the results for all of the classes and educational events that were held at the recent Southern Regional 4-H Horse Champsionships, in Perry, GA.  Congratuations to MORE »

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QH Congress Horsebowl & Communications ContestsTue Oct 13 - Tue Oct 13, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
QH Congress Horse Judging & Hippology ContestsWed Oct 14 - Wed Oct 14, 2015 - ALL DAY— 1 month away
NCSU Introductory Horse Judging Short CourseSat Oct 24 - Sun Oct 25, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
Eastern National 4-H Horse Round UpSat Nov 7 - Sat Nov 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Ln, Louisville, KY 40209, United States
— 2 months away
NC 4-H Horse Program State Advisory Council MeetingFri Nov 13 - Fri Nov 13, 2015 - ALL DAY— 2 months away
NC Open Horse Show Judges' Certification ClinicSat Nov 21 - Sun Nov 22, 2015 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
40 Horsebowl Questions Due to EHHMon Jan 4 - Mon Jan 4, 2016 - ALL DAY— 4 months away
Tri State Horse Leaders' ConferenceSat Jan 16 - Sun Jan 17, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Guilford County Cooperative Extension Office, Greensboro, NC
— 4 months away
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