Deciding What to Do in 2023?  Consider Diversification

Deciding What to Do in 2023? Consider Diversification

The holiday season is over, family and friends have gone back home, the holiday decorations have been put away.  College football crowned a new champion and a new farming year has begun.  Planting season is coming fast, but January is what I call, “Decision...
2023 Florida Bull Test Sale – Performance Data Analysis

2023 Florida Bull Test Sale – Performance Data Analysis

Sorting through all of the data to select bulls of interest from a bull sale catalog can be a daunting task, given the vast quantity of information provided.  The VRDEC (Visual Representation of Data for Evaluation and Comparison) Bull Selection Tool tables below show...
Are You Familiar with Bovine Leukosis Virus in Cattle?

Are You Familiar with Bovine Leukosis Virus in Cattle?

João H.J. Bittar, DVM, Ph.D., Ameer A. Megahed, DVM, Ph.D., Ahmadreza Mirzaei, DVM, PhD., Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida   What is BLV? Bovine Leukosis is a lifelong infection caused by the...
New UF/IFAS Forage Team Website

New UF/IFAS Forage Team Website

Ashley Kuhn, Communications Coordinator, and Marcelo Wallau, Forage Extension Specialist, UF/IFAS Agronomy Department   Have you seen our new and improved UF Forage Team website? We now have a hub for quick and easy access to all things related to forages for...
2023 Florida Bull Test Sale – January 14

2023 Florida Bull Test Sale – January 14

Florida Bull Test Sale 12:30 PM – Saturday, January 14, 2023  NFREC Beef Unit north of Marianna, Florida (4925 Highway 162 Greenwood, FL)   The 23rd Florida Bull Test was conducted at the University of Florida’s North Florida Research and Education...