EquineMajor Program


Total Hours




with Local Stakeholders.



of Multistate Efforts.


Total Number

of Volunteers Engaged.

Program Indicators

Number of producers who incorporated best practices recommended by Extension


Stories Behind the Numbers

  • Amish Community contribute to Parasitology Study

    Having a large underserved Amish population in the Sonora area dependent on horses as part of their livelihood, the Hardin County Cooperative Extension Service has teamed up with University of K... Read More

  • Newport High School Horse Club

    How do you connect inner city youth to agriculture? During the fall of 2017, Sarah Stolz (horticulture agent), Don Sorrell (ANR agent) and Claire Linepensel, Campbell County 4-H Program Assistant, off... Read More

  • UK Equine Summit

    I had the opportunity to serve as secretary of the UK Equine Summit Committee. In the past, this committee has hosted an Equine Summit program that focused on equine issues of the horse industry (most... Read More

  • Christmas for Kids

    Eastern Kentucky has the highest food insecurity in the United States. In Pike County, 11,750 individuals (18.7% of county population) are not sure where their next meal will come from. 71% of the pop... Read More

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