The College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) are running an Equine Innovation Day at Enniskillen Campus on Tuesday 16th October. The day will showcase new technologies and innovations in the equine industry from a range of different businesses and organisations. Student and staff projects which have been carried out at the campus’s Breeding, Racing and Equitation yards will be on display. Practices that are supported by scientific evidence is the foundation of a professional industry and the key to driving the sector forwards.
The Equine Innovation Day will showcase the utilisation of innovative technologies, services and practices in the care, management, production and performance of horses. Adoption of innovation will improve the health, welfare and performance of horses, increase profitability and efficiency of equestrian businesses, and promote sustainable use of the environment.
The day will include a number of stands from innovative businesses as well as two talks and a range of practical demonstrations showing a range of technologies. The day will start at 11:30am and will have talks and demonstrations throughout the day. This is a free event and people from all aspects of the industry are very welcome. The event is open to all and is applicable to the leisure sector, equine professionals and equestrian businesses.