This document was published by Cornell Cooperative Extension.
“These Best Management Practices (BMPs) are practical tips for equine operations to help protect public health. These
BMPs are not a substitute for New York State’s reopening plan guidance and regulations on business operations. Equine
operations are generally covered in Phase I and Phase IV of reopening plans for different activities. Equine operations must
read and affirm compliance with the New York State Guidance for Non-Food Agriculture Production in order to reopen in
Phase I, and must have completed a reopening plan that details safe operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Information on these NYS guidelines can be found here: https://forward.ny.gov/industries-reopening-phase#phase-one–