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  • 4-H

    4-H is the largest youth development organization in the United States, with about 6 million participants and over 25 million alumni! The Maryland 4-H Youth Development Program provides a supportive setting for youth to reach their fullest potential. Children learn beneficial cognitive and life skills through community-focused, research-based, experiential educational programs. Participation is open to all youth ages 5-18. The Clover Program is open to youth ages 5-7 years and the 4-H Program serves 8-18-year-old participants. 4-H values diversity and advocates for the inclusiveness of all children regardless of background or identity. 4-H has an over 100-year tradition of voluntary action through strong public and private partnerships at federal, state, and community levels. Local volunteer leaders and youth practitioners partner with local Extension staff from the University of Maryland to provide direct leadership and educational support to young people in urban, suburban, and rural communities. The 4-H youth development program is a group of young people engaging in various projects, events, and activities with adult and teen leaders and their families. Regardless of the programs, each 4-H group involves youth, family, and community members working and learning together. Learn More→
  • A Welcome to the Maryland Horse Industry – Why Horses

    Learn about the impact horses have on our lives and how to engage with resources the Maryland horse industry has to offer. Produced by the Maryland Horse Industry Board & Maryland Horse Foundation - 2021
  • AHP Equine Media Student Award

    2023 Applications now open! Apply before February 14, 2023. Are you an aspiring equine journalist? Get a chance to jumpstart your career in equine media through the American Horse Publication's Equine Media Student Award! Each year AHP awards up to three talented students with travel grants to the annual AHP Conference. Additional benefits include the opportunity to network with equine media professionals and attend educational workshops and lectures. Of the Travel Award winners, one will be chosen for the AHP Equine Media Student Award and receive a $1000 cash prize. Applications are restricted to high school seniors and undergraduate matriculated college students under the age of 25. Click here for more information on award eligibility and guidelines. For more information on AHP and its various student programs, contact Judy Lincoln at AHorsePubs2@aol.com or visit www.americanhorsepubs.org.  
  • All About Equestrian

    19961 Fisher Ave, Poolesville, MD 20837 All About Equestrian's goal is to serve the greater Poolesville area with fast and friendly service. Not only can they help fulfill your horse and rider product needs, but their friendly representatives are always willing to answer any questions you may have and help you find resources in the area, including saddle fitters, embroidery, clipper repair, and more. Visit Site→
  • Amplify Horse Racing

    Amplify Horse Racing is your guide to education and careers in the Thoroughbred industry – an all-encompassing term referring to the breeding, raising, training, racing, retirement, and responsible aftercare of Thoroughbred horses. Have a look into the amazing world of Thoroughbred racing. It is not just a sport of kings – it is a sport for everyone. Head to AmplifyHorseRacing.org to learn more.  Horse Racing Hangouts Series: 2020 and 2021 - Amplify Horse Racing Podcast
  • Anytime Tack

    16301 New Hampshire Ave # A, Silver Spring, MD 20905 Known as "The friendliest Tack Shop in Maryland", Anytime Tack has been serving the community since 1996. They are a locally owned English tack shop specializing in Dressage, Hunter jumper and cross-country products. They pride themselves in having the best apparel and equipment at the best prices. You will also find great advice and reviews to help with your decisions. Visit Site→
  • Assateague Island

    Located just 8 miles south of Ocean City, Maryland, Assateague Island National Seashore is a 37-mile long gem in the national and state park systems. Click HERE to learn more about Assateague’s history, parking and entrance fees, the wild ponies and other wildlife, camping, recreational activities, pet policies, Chincoteague, and more. Do you and your horse need a break from the arena? The Assateague Island national seashore is open for day use horseback riding in Maryland from October 9 through May 14. Plan a day of oceanside riding along the beach or stay the night at one of two equine-friendly campsites. For more information, click HERE. Note: The national seashore does not provide horses for rent. Riders must bring their own horse.  
  • Baltimore County Extension’s ‘Ag Insight’

    The electronic version of the University of Maryland Extension’s latest Agricultural Newsletter for Baltimore County.  CLICK HERE to view the latest issues.
  • Belair Stable Museum

    2835 Belair Dr, Bowie, MD 20715 Beginning in the late 1740s, Governor Samuel Ogle and his brother-in-law, Colonel Benjamin Tasker, imported a number of Thoroughbred horses, including the incredible Selima, to Belair. Today’s Stable Museum highlights the accomplishments of Belair’s bloodstock over a 200-year racing legacy. It also features Belair’s other agricultural uses and contains a restored 1923 Stablemaster’s living quarters. The Belair Stable Museum is located just a block from Belair Mansion. Admission is free; donations are welcomed. Tours for groups of 10 or more persons are available by appointment. VISIT SITE→
  • Beyond the Wire

    Beyond the Wire is an industry-wide initiative between the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association, the Maryland Jockey Club, the Maryland Horse Breeders Association and Maryland jockeys. The organization is a first exit from racing program designed to facilitate safe and enriching placements for retiring Maryland based racehorses. Visit Site→
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