2019 Cool-Season Forage Variety Recommendations for Florida

2019 Cool-Season Forage Variety Recommendations for Florida

A. Blount, M. Wallau, E. Rios, J. M. B. Vendramini, J. C. B. Dubeux, Md. A. Babar, K. E. Kenworthy, and K. H. Quesenberry, UF/IFAS Agronomy Department Perennial warm-season pasture grasses used in Florida become dormant in late fall and winter because of short days,...
2020 Farm Dog of the Year Contest – Entry Deadline September 2

2020 Farm Dog of the Year Contest – Entry Deadline September 2

In celebration of farm dogs who work alongside their people to bring nutritious food to our tables and our pets’ bowls, farmers are invited to submit nominations for the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year contest, brought to you by Purina. Farm dog owners must be...
Friday Feature:  Repurposed Tire Water Troughs for Livestock

Friday Feature: Repurposed Tire Water Troughs for Livestock

This week’s featured video was produced bu the University of Kentucky, on their Eden Shale cattle demonstration farm.  On this farm they have been evaluating a number of cattle management practices.  This particular video shares the work they have done with...
Monday Feature:  Fence-Line Hay Feeders

Monday Feature: Fence-Line Hay Feeders

This week’s featured video was published by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture to share a new concept they have been studying.  They have been doing research on different types of fence line hay feeders.  The basic idea is that hay is placed in...
Strategies for an Adequate Forage Supply this Winter

Strategies for an Adequate Forage Supply this Winter

Marcelo Wallau, UF/IFAS Forage Extension Specialist and Doug Mayo, Jackson County Extension Director The Florida Panhandle has been suffering through a drought that has reduced early season hay production. With summer halfway over, it is important to have a good...