Upcoming Events in the Horse IndustryBy Kentucky Equine Research Staff · November 1, 2012
The AFIA Equipment Manufacturers Conference will be held November 8 to 10 in San Diego, California. This educational and networking event will be an opportunity to discuss issues relevant to feed milling equipment designers, builders, and installers.
Topics will include future needs of the global feed industry, OSHA requirements, feed mill safety, and current legislative and regulatory issues.
Equine Affaire will be held at the Eastern States Exposition Center in West Springfield, Massachusetts on November 8 to 11.
Clinics, demonstrations, and seminars will offer information applicable to many equestrian disciplines including driving, dressage, barrel racing, trail riding, reining, eventing, and other interests.
Fantasia, a choreographed musical celebration of the horse, will be presented on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings.
Equitana Melbourne will be held November 15 to 18 at the Melbourne Showgrounds in Australia. Attendees will have a chance to meet respresentatives of various breeds of horses, browse a display of truckes and floats, and learn from the world's leading trainers and riders at more than 200 eductational events. An international trade fair will feature displays of equipment, tack, art, books, and training aids, and clinics and demonstrations will showcase many equestrian disciplines including jumping, dressage, driving, and western performance clasesses. For more information, check the brochure for the event.