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Florida Bull Test Sale 1/21/17

2016/17 Florida Bull Test Sale

Scheduled for January 21, 2017 at the NFREC Beef Unit in Marianna, FL

The 17th Florida Bull Test was conducted at the University of Florida North Florida Research and Education center in Marianna. There were 129 consignments from 33 consignors from Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi.  There were 59 Angus, …

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Understanding and Applying Performance Data 1/10/17

Bull selection is one of the fastest ways for a cattleman to change the quality of his calf crop from one year to the next. It is difficult to overstate the importance of the bull. In a small herd half of the genetic potential of the entire calf crop is determined by a single individual, …

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