In this Issue:
  • Friday Feature: Southeast Hay Contest Video
  • Three Panhandle Farms Recognized through the 2016 SE Hay Contest
  • Opportunities and Challenges of Alfalfa Production in North Florida
  • Alfalfa

    Friday Feature: Southeast Hay Contest Video

    The Southeast Hay Contest was started 14 years ago to showcase the excellent quality hay that is produced in the South.  If you take pride in producing high quality hay, this is an opportunity to see how the best hay you produce compares to other farms in the region.  This week’s featured video was …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/09/08/friday-feature-southeast-hay-contest-video/

    Three Panhandle Farms Recognized through the 2016 SE Hay Contest

    The 2016 Southeastern Hay Contest (SEHC) presented by Massey Ferguson was a fierce competition, with 269 entries vying for the top spot. Three Florida Panhandle Farms were recognized for excellent quality hay:  Bill Conrad, Bascom had the third place entry in the alfalfa division with an RFQ score of 238, and Stoltzfus Farms, Blountstown  RFQ-168 …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/10/21/three-panhandle-farms-recognized-through-the-2016-se-hay-contest/

    Opportunities and Challenges of Alfalfa Production in North Florida

    J. Dubeux, Jr. and A. Blount, University of Florida/IFAS – North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), 3925 Highway 71, Marianna, FL

    P. Munoz, University of Florida/IFAS – Agronomy Department, Gainesville, FL.

    Florida has approximately 119,000 dairy cows and a well-developed horse industry that generates …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2015/11/06/opportunities-and-challenges-of-alfalfa-production-in-north-florida/