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Texas A&M Summer Horsemanship Schools enter 46th year

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu  Contact: Chelsie Huseman, 979-845-5264, chelsie.huseman@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – More than 100 former Texas A&M University Summer Horsemanship School instructors gathered as part of a reunion weekend to celebrate 46 consecutive years of the program at Texas A&M University. The event was held on the university campus and included guests of honor B.F. Yeates, Dr. Pete Gibbs and Dr. Gary Potter, all former founders/directors of the program that began in the 1970s. “This was the first-ever instructor reunion for the Summer Horsemanship School Program and… Read More →

2015 Texas State 4-H Horse Show held in Abilene

ABILENE – The 53rd annual Texas State 4-H Horse Show, known as one of the largest in the country, was held July 18-25 at the Taylor County Expo Center in Abilene. This year’s show brought together 415 4-H members who showed 530 horses in 1,482 total entries. Dr. Dennis Sigler, Teri Antilley and Jennifer Zoller, all with the Department of Animal Science, served as managers of the show. The entire management team was comprised of Extension specialists, agents and volunteers as well as staff from the Expo Center… Read More →