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...
Limpograss Planting Material Distribution Day – June 22

Limpograss Planting Material Distribution Day – June 22

Doug Mayo, UF/IFAS Extension Jackson County, & Jose Dubeux, UF/IFAS Forage Management Specialist, NFREC Marianna Limpograss, Hermathria altissima, is a warm-season perennial grass that has been used for beef cattle production in Central and South Florida for a...
Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour – April 22

Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour – April 22

  Join us for a Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour on April 22nd from 9:00 am to 12 pm CDT. We will meet at the Granberry Farm from 9:00 AM Central to 10:15 AM, and then travel in your own vehicle to Bishop Farms where we will be from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, ending with...