2019-2020 Catalog

ASG 3930 Special Topics: Applied Animal Industries -Equine

While not classified as farm animals, horses contribute significantly to agricultural enterprises, through open space preservation, animal feed production, veterinary services and farm equipment. This course covers the current trends and topics relevant to the equine industry. Relevant and controversial topics such as unwanted horses, reproductive biotechnology, direct and indirect economic impact, and ethical use of horses are relevant and controversial subjects that will be discussed in this course.