The Equine Science Society promotes quality research on equine nutrition and physiology
and strives to establish effective communication among researchers, teachers, extension,
and production personnel regarding equine nutrition and physiology.

The Society also conducts periodic symposia and cooperates with other
organizations having similar or related interests.

Membership Information

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NOTICE: 2017 ESS General Business Meeting

Minutes of the 2015 General Business Meeting

Proposed amendments to the ESS Constitution & By-Laws

2017 Board of Director Nominee Biographies

FASS Science Policy Update - March 3

Upcoming Events

National Association of Equine Affiliated Academics (NAEAA) Annual Meeting
May 30, 2017
10am-4:40pm (before the start of the ESS Symposium)
Minneapolis, MN

2017 ESS Symposium
May 30-June 2, 2017
Minneapolis, MN

2017 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting
July 8-12, 2017
Baltimore, MD

21st European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition (ESVCN) Congress
September 20-23, 2017
Cirencester, UK

5th Annual Donkey Welfare Symposium
University of California, Davis
November 3-5, 2017
Abstracts due July 1, 2017

41st Annual American Youth Horse Council Symposium
April 13-15, 2018
Oklahoma City, OK
*Workshop proposals due September 15, 2017

2017-2018 Renewal Notice

Your membership in ESS is now eligible for online renewal for the period of January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2018. Please note the membership fee structure has changed to a 2-year cycle, and membership fees have increased to reflect this, as well as adjustments for cost of services.

Renewal Notice Letter (PDF)

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Equine Science Society Society offices
1800 S. Oak Street, Suite 100
Champaign, Illinois 61820-6974

Tel: 217.356.3182 / Fax: 217.398.4119 / e-mail: