Kentucky Equine Research (KER) is an international equine nutrition, research, and consultation company serving horse owners and the feed industry. KER’s goals are to advance and apply the horse industry’s knowledge of equine nutrition and exercise physiology.
KER provides horse feed manufacturers around the world with the scientific knowledge, innovation, and experience necessary for them to produce top-of-the line horse feeds. KER’s knowledgeable staff of nutritionists and advisors design total rations for horse owners and help veterinarians manage nutrition-related problems.
KER is one of the most prolific private equine nutrition and exercise physiology research organizations in the world. The amount of published research derived from studies designed and conducted at KER rivals leading university programs.
Applying the results of its research trials, KER continually develops innovative solutions to the health and nutritional challenges inherent in the management of the modern equine worldwide, including unique nutritional supplements, exclusive feed ingredients, and partner feeds.
Horse feed manufacturers from four continents gathered in Lexington for the 2016 KER Conference. The two-day event featured a series of presentations by Joe Pagan, Ph.D., founder and president of KER. Read more.
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