SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20 Dialogue on Nutrition

The 2nd Annual Nutrition conference will feature speakers Dr. Laurie Lawrence of the University of Kentucky; Dr. Harold Hintz of Cornell University; Dr. John Burton, Dr. Physick-Sheard, Dr. Henry Staempfli, and Dr. Mark Hurtig of the University of Guelph; and the ERCs own nutrition researcher Shannon Pratt. You can register through the Office of Open Learning at Guelph (519) 767-5000 or email Remo Petrongolo:

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28 Woodbine Day at the Races 2001

It is that time of year again, when horse lovers unite for a fun afternoon of dining, thoroughbred racing, and an exciting live and silent auction all in support of the ERC's research, education, and communication initiatives. We are now hunting for unique item donations for our auction and race sponsorships, a great way to promote your business, while having a blast. For more information and to reserve your seat, contact Heather at the ERC (519)837-0061 or email

NOVEMBER 16,17, &18Hands on Reproduction Workshops on Transported and Frozen Semen and Artificial Insemination for Stallion and Mare Managers

The ERC will be hosting a three-day reproduction workshop to continue to respond to new challenges for equine breeders.These workshops will address the issues, procedures and practices related to collecting, transporting, and freezing semen, and inseminating mares.The workshops are designed to be practical, in-depth and hands-on. To reserve your space, contact Debra Ottier at the ERC. Tel: (519) 837-0061 or Fax (519) 767-1081 or Email:

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