Tag Archive: Cattle

Northwest Florida Beef Conference 2/8/17

Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show – February 8th

The 32nd annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 8th in the Agriculture Conference Center, at the Jackson County Extension Office, located at 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central …

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Replacement Heifer Development Workshop 1/6/17

On January 6th, 2017, there will be a Replacement Heifer Development Workshop from 8:30 to 2:30. The workshop is an educational event delivered in conjunction with the Florida Heifer Development Program. The event will be at the NFREC-Marianna Beef Unit Pavilion (4925 Hwy 162, Greenwood, FL) from 8:30 to 2:30. The flyer below has more details. Please RSVP to …

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Pasture Classes – 2nd Tuesdays, June – September

Making the grass grow is not as simple or easy as many of us would like it to be. Even so, it is essential to successful livestock operations. Anyone who has grazing livestock needs to understand the fundamental principles of forage production. Whether you are providing forage for one horse or 1000 cows the fundamental …

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Cattle Pregnancy Diagnosis Workshop

 

Reproductive efficiency is paramount to an effective cattle operation. One key to monitoring and maintaining reproductive efficiency in the herd is diagnosing pregnancy. Accurate pregnancy diagnosis allows ranchers to make more informed management decisions. The earlier pregnancy diagnosis is performed the more cost effective the management decisions can be. There are several techniques available …

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