Many horse farm owners and managers work hard to reduce the amount of herbicides and pesticides they use in and around their farms and homes. Colorado State University helps us understand how to use commercial and homemade soaps as insecticides.
The following information discusses the role that carbohydrates/sugars play in equine health and nutrition. This information has been edited from a fact sheet supplied by Colorado State University Extension.
All over the country this winter's hay is being cut and baled. Soon it will be shipped to horse owners from coast to coast. But hidden in some of that hay are toxic producers called blister beetles. Read more from Colorado State University.