2019 Average Farm Rent & Labor Rates

2019 Average Farm Rent & Labor Rates

Some of the most challenging conversations, in almost any relationship, are the ones about money.  This is certainly true as farmers and landowners negotiate lease agreements, or managers and workers negotiate salaries for the year ahead. It can be pretty challenging...
Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show – February 12

Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show – February 12

Cattle ranchers, employees, and family members from the Tri-state region (FL, AL, GA) are invited to attend the 35th annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show, to be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.  The Jackson County Extension Service will host...
New Cool-Season Forage Cultivars Released by UF/IFAS

New Cool-Season Forage Cultivars Released by UF/IFAS

Rye Dairymen in the southern Coastal Plain utilize cereal rye as a dairy silage crop. Beef cattlemen also depend on cereal rye for cold tolerant winter forage, and often use it in blends with other winter forages, particularly with ryegrass. The digestibility when...