Akaushi: Another Option for Beef Cattle Producers

Akaushi: Another Option for Beef Cattle Producers

The Akaushi breed of cattle were first brought to the United States in 1994 from Japan. They are part of the overall group of cattle called Wagyu that originated on the Japanese island of Kyushu. The original descendants of Akaushi cattle now are located at the...
Holmes County Fall Cattlemen’s Forum – October 26

Holmes County Fall Cattlemen’s Forum – October 26

Make plans to join the Holmes County Cattlemen’s Association on October 26, 2019 for the Fall Cattle Forum. The meeting will be held at the Northside Assembly of God Fellowship Hall in Bonifay, Florida (1009 Range Line St, Bonifay, FL 32425) . A free steak...
In the Field Episode 1 – Hay Sampling for Forage Quality

In the Field Episode 1 – Hay Sampling for Forage Quality

Check out Escambia County Extension’s newest video series called “In The Field.” These videos are aimed to educate producers in row crops, forages, livestock, and natural resources about practical management skills they can implement into their operation....
USDA Commodity Costs and Return Estimates

USDA Commodity Costs and Return Estimates

Source: USDA Economic Research Service Cost and return estimates are reported for the United States and major production regions for corn, soybeans, wheat, cotton, grain sorghum, rice, peanuts, oats, barley, milk, hogs, and cow-calf. The series of commodity cost and...
Friday Feature:  Our Land

Friday Feature: Our Land

This week’s featured video, called Our Land was produced by the National Grazing Lands Coalition to highlight the environmental and ecological benefits of ranch land.  The short video highlights Meredith Ellis of G Bar C Ranch, who is part of a new generation of...