Panhandle Cattlemen’s College Pasture Class – May 31

Panhandle Cattlemen’s College Pasture Class – May 31

In the cattle industry, we are not only cattle producers but we also have to master the management of pastures to be profitable. The Panhandle Cattlemen’s College is an established cattle management program that takes place in the fall with an Artificial...
Grazing Management – Making the Most of the Available Forage

Grazing Management – Making the Most of the Available Forage

As I travel around Jackson County lately I have noticed that pasture grass is in short supply on most livestock operations.  The combination of flash drought (95-102° temperatures without rainfall) and little fertilization of pastures has taken its toll.  To me the...
Friday Feature:  T-Post Spring Wire Fence Clips

Friday Feature: T-Post Spring Wire Fence Clips

This week’s featured video was produced by LockJawz to introduce their innovative new spring wire clip for attaching traditional fencing to t-posts.  This company manufactures a number of unique fencing products, but their spring wire clips can be used to attach...
The Art and Science of Grazing Management

The Art and Science of Grazing Management

Jose Dubeux, UF/IFAS Forage Management Specialist Grazing management is a mix of art and science. The “art” comes from the action of managing livestock in a given landscape, and learning based on experience. The “science” comes from...