The Equine Institute and Allied Trade Show Is Coming!

The Equine Institute and Allied Trade Show Is Coming!

Serious horsemen and women in the Ocala area will be excited to know that the University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service’s annual Equine Institute and Allied Trade Show is just around the corner! This year’s theme is “Enhancing Core...
Green Horsekeeping Part 3: Pest Control

Green Horsekeeping Part 3: Pest Control

Bugs are a reality of life for everyone in Florida. including residents of the Ocala area, but those who operate horse farms are always on the front lines of a never-ending battle against all the icky critters our state has to offer. Here are some pest control tips to...
The Modern Mini-Farm You Don’t Want To Miss

The Modern Mini-Farm You Don’t Want To Miss

Want your slice of laid-back, Central Florida living in Marion County? There’s a gorgeous mini-farm in Dunnellon, Florida with your name on it! Located in the equine-friendly Romeo Farms neighborhood and listed at a reduced price, this green, three-acre property...
Finding the Perfect Horse Track Property

Finding the Perfect Horse Track Property

  If you take a look at Marion County in Florida from the air (seriously, Google Earth it), you’ll find the landscape heavily dotted with curious, sand-colored, oblong loops. Each one is a horse track, and any one of them could be the training ground for...
Green Horsekeeping Part Two: Waste Management

Green Horsekeeping Part Two: Waste Management

It’s a chore no horse owner looks forward to, but it’s one of the most crucial to the health of your animals and your horse farm: waste management. Horses are big animals (you’ve probably noticed), and keeping them and their surroundings clean is no...