Equilume Performance Lighting mimics a long summer’s day. The biologically effective light stimulates seasonal hormones, including prolactin that are regulated by the lengthening hours of daylight during spring.  These hormones are in part responsible for the shedding of heavy winter coats in horses.Horses that experience...

Equilume Performance Lighting mimics a long summer’s day, stimulating seasonal hormones, including prolactin that allow your horse to produce a slick summer coat. The biologically effective light delivered by using smart Stable Lights and mobile Light Masks ensures that the yearlings are getting the most of every aspect...

So we now know that reproduction in seasonal breeding animals is regulated by light. But how is the changing day length communicated to the mare’s reproductive system? The answer is via a very important hormone called melatonin. Melatonin is a protein hormone produced in the...