August & September Weather Summary and October Outlook

August & September Weather Summary and October Outlook

Rainfall The weather in 2019 has been very different than 2018. Thankfully there has been no major hurricanes, but it has been much drier all year.  July rainfall brought temporary drought relief, but August and September got progressively worse.  The entire Panhandle...
July Weather Summary and August Outlook

July Weather Summary and August Outlook

Rainfall July rainfall provided some drought relief for the eastern portion of the Panhandle.  According to the NOAA Regional Climate Centers, Rainfall totals in July in this region ranged from 2-4″ in tan, 4-6″ yellow, 6-8″ light green, and...
It’s Hot Out There and Shade is Key to Cattle Performance

It’s Hot Out There and Shade is Key to Cattle Performance

As we close in on August, the unrelenting heat and humidity impacts everything we do on and off the farm. We know how serious the heat can affect us, and we make the necessary efforts to deal with it. It is also important that we make the necessary efforts to ensure...
June 2019 Weather Summary & July Outlook

June 2019 Weather Summary & July Outlook

Rainfall June was another dry month for much of the farming regions of the Florida Panhandle, but even so was a significant improvement over the previous months.  Rainfall amounts varied considerably by location with much higher totals along the gulf coast with over...