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Published Research Pertinent to the Equine Athlete from the Rutgers Equine Science Center



The New Jersey Equine Industry 2007: Economic Impact

The New Jersey equine industry – valued at more than $3.5 billion – generates $1.1 billion annually in positive impact on the New Jersey economy, according to this study released by the Rutgers Equine Science Center.



New Jersey Equine Industry

An overview of the impact the equine industry has had on the New Jersey economy, traditional agriculture, and the preservation and maintenance of open space.



Agricultural Management Practices for Equine Operations

Whether your horse farm is a business or hobby, this publication offers useful guidelines for keeping horses and maintaining good environmental practices.


NJDA Horse-Keeping Businesses and New Jersey Sales & Use Tax Information Guide

The information guide is the most recent and most accurate guide published as of Fall 2011.

If you have any questions, please contact the Division of Taxation at 609-292-5995.



Horses 2007 Farm and Land Management Short Course on DVD

Aimed at farm owners and managers, this short course covered principles of pasture growth and rotation, weed identification and management, manure disposal and storage options, and water quality strategies. A 10-DVD set of the lectures and demonstrations is now available for purchase.



Farm Safety Video and Fact Sheets

Available on both VHS and DVD, this video and fact sheet set describes steps farm owners can take to insure that their farm runs safely and smoothly.



The Equine Hay Market: What Owners Want, What Horses Need

An assessment of equine industry hay selection criteria in New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania.




Equine academic program and course information fact  sheet


Fall 2010 Newsletter


Spring 2010 Newsletter





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