Under the leadership of Agriculture Commissioner Kent
Leonhardt, the West Virginia Horse Coalition is being
founded to strengthen the industry, provide the
necessary infrastructure, and increase tourism and
economic development opportunities throughout the
state of West Virginia.
The purpose of the West Virginia Horse Coalition is to develop a private/public partnership to unify, inform, and promote the equine industry throughout the Mountain State. The coalition will focus on addressing the needs and issues confronting the industry, including raising awareness of the diversity of disciplines and emphasizing the industry's enormous economic impact to West Virginia.
McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Raleigh, Summers, Wyoming
Boone, Cabell, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, Mingo,
Fayette, Greenbrier, Webster, Nicholas, Pocahontas
Calhoun, Clay, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt, Wood
Brooke, Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Taylor, Wetzel
Barbour, Braxton, Gilmer, Lewis, Randolph, Tucker, Upshur
Grant, Hardy, Mineral, Pendleton
Berkeley, Hampshire, Jefferson, Morgan