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Buying a horse property might be one of the most expensive purchases you ever make - so it is vital that you get it right. This book will guide you through the process, wherever you live in the world.

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I wish this book had been out when I bought my first horse property, it would have saved me a lot of anguish. I love the check list and I am using it as we look for our next property. Vicky, Texas, USA

This book has brought up so many points that I just would not have thought about if I had not read it. Thanks a million! Bob, Nottingham, UK

So many great pictures and such a straightforward way of explaining how to work out what is important, and what is not. Kirsty, Geelong, Australia

Our rough itinerary for the next year or so…

Oct 2015 to June 2016

Australia inc. QLD, NSW and VIC (maybe TAS too). Lots of Healthy Land, Healthy Pasture, Healthy Horses talks and some HRM riding clinics scheduled.

June 2016 to Oct 2016

Mainly UK, France and possibly other European destinations.

Oct 2016 to June 2017


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Learn how to improve your balance so that you feel more secure when riding. This book is the second in this series and it shows you how to increase your balance. It contains 18 lessons for you to follow in your own time.

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What a simple way to improve balance, I now teach this method to all of my students, from beginners to advanced. Fiona, Toronto, Canada

I am now much closer to achieving a truly ‘independent seat’. Feeling secure and confident. Bring on the next book! Megan, Cambridge, UK

This book is very easy to follow and has saved me money. My own instructor is great but she does not cover these fundamental basics. Thank you Jane for making it so easy to improve my riding, Jan. Kent, UK

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What is Equiculture?

Responsible, sustainable and ethical horse ownership starts with knowledge. Aim to be knowledgeable about subjects such as horse care and welfare, horse behaviour and training, safety, and of course, land management … Find out more…

Healthy Land, Healthy Horses

Healthy land leads to healthy horses. Healthy land also leads to a healthy (wider) environment. By taking care of one we take care of the other, a true win - win situation. Learn more about this fascinating subject and much more… Find out more…

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We sell a range of books on the subject of Healthy Land, Healthy Pasture, Healthy Horses including information about The Equicentral System. We also have books about how to improve your riding skills… Find out more…

Workshops and Clinics

Learn about our Healthy Land, Healthy Pasture, Healthy Horses talks and The Horse Rider’s Mechanic ridden clinics. We also do an evening talk that covers a bit of both, this talk is an ideal fund raiser for clubs… Find out more…

Welcome to the Equiculture website. An information rich website for people who really care about horses

The Horse Rider’s Mechanic

How you sit on your horse - your position - and how you balance when riding - are fundamental to riding well. This subject is often brushed over or ignored altogether. Learn about how you can improve your riding quickly and simply… Find out more…


Horse Care and Welfare

If you want your horse/s to be healthy, happy and well this is the place to start learning about how you can make sure you are doing all you can to take care of their needs. After all, their life is in your hands… Find out more…

Behaviour and Training

Learn about what really makes your horse tick and how you can implement knowledge about horse behaviour to improve how you care for and train your horse/s. You owe it to your horse/s to be the best ‘horse person’ you can be… Find out more…

Equine Safety and Industry

Keeping yourself and your horse safe is important if you want to have a long and happy relationship. Learn about the various things that you can do that will keep everyone safer when handling, caring for and riding horses… Find out more…