2020 PEI Horse Breeders Conference - March 6-7, 2020
Friday evenings session March 6 will start at 7pm. and will feature speaker Dr. Ian Moore on Yearling Preparation and What Buyers Want, a local Trainers Panel, Update on the PEI Standardbred Breeders Association activities, and a social hour.
Saturday March 7 will start at 10:30 a.m. and will feature presentations on the following topics:
- Breeders Panel
- DeWorming Principles for Breeding Farm Management
- Nutrition on Your Breeding Farm
- Industry Trends in Breeding Yearlings
- Strategies for getting Your Mare in Foal
- Preparing for Foaling and the First 24 hours of Your Foals Life
Question and answer periods will be including in each session. Through the generous support of our sponsors, Registration is free, but Pre Registration is encouraged to ensure available resources for all those planning to attend. Please call the Red Shores Race Office at 902-629-6636 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.. (Monday to Thursday).
Friday March 6, Red Shores Grandstand 7:00 p.m - Welcome and Update of Activities Bruce Wood, Chair, PEI Standardbred Breeders Association 7:15 pm - Dr. Ian Moore, O’Brien Award & Little Brown Jug Winning Trainer on Yearling Preparation and What Buyers Want. 8:15 pm. - Trainers Panel: Life and Times of a Maritime Trainer. Panelists: Earl Smith, Kenny Arsenault, Kevin MacLean , Moderator Nick Oakes 8:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session 9:00 p.m. Social Hour , Turfs Main Level Grandstand, Sponsored by Red Shores Saturday, March 7th Red Shores Grandstand The Mare and Foal: from Conceiving to Weaning 10:30 a.m. Welcome - Bruce Wood, Chair, PEI Standardbred Breeders Association 10:35 a.m. Breeders Panel: Donnie MacNeil, Bobby Gordon, Doug MacPhee Moderator: Cam MacPhee 11:15 a.m. Deworming Principles for Breeding Farm Management Dr. Ben Stoughton, AVC 11:45 am.: Lunch at Top of the Park Luncheon Speaker: Industry Trends in Breeding Yearlings, Dr. Ian Moore 12:45 p.m. Nutrition on Your Breeding Farm Dr. Mary McNiven, AVC 1: 15 p.m. Strategies for Getting Your Mare Pregnant on the First Try and Preparing for Foaling and the First 24 Hours of your Foal's Life, Dr. Martha Mellish, AVC 2:30 Conclusion
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