Tuesday, June 4, 2013 6:30 – 9:30 PM Central Time Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna, Florida The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) is developing a Cattle Identification Rule which will go into effect… Read More
Pregnancy testing is one of the best management practices cattle ranchers can use to reduce costs and improve the efficiency of their beef herd. Livestock economists in the southeast estimate that the annual production costs are $400… Read More
Beef Cattle – February 21 The Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show will be held on Thursday, February 21st at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, located at 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue in Marianna, Florida. The program is… Read More
2013 Florida Bull Test Sale January 19, 2013 at the NFREC Beef Unit in Marianna, FL The 13th Florida Bull Test was conducted at the University of Florida North Florida Research and Education center in Marianna. There… Read More
Blane and Johnny Laramore were named Jackson County Cattlemen of the year by the Jackson County Cattleman’s Association recently at their annual banquet. News Channel 7 Interviewed Blane. http://www.wjhg.com/video/?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=7884530
The latest long range forecast from NOAA is encouraging with at least average rainfall this winter. Livestock feed prices have risen sharply due to the drought reduced corn crop in the Midwest. What had been fairly reasonable… Read More
Today we received information about the 2013 West Florida Livestock Show and Youth Scholarships. If you would like a copy of the information, please e-mail email@example.com or stop by the Jackson County Extension Service.
Willard Yeomans, who owns Oak Ridge Dairy located just north of Grand Ridge, discovered a very unique heifer calf in his calving pasture in early September. The calf was born with an extra set of legs protruding from a small… Read More
Country Bumpkins 4-H Club will host a Goat and Sheep workshop on Tuesday, September 4, at 6:00 PM, at the Jackson County Extension Service. The workshop will teach youth how to start a goat or a sheep livestock project,… Read More
County Agent Doug Mayo discusses cattle prices on Channel 4’s Focus on Agriculture TV Show. The video does have a short comercial just before the interview. http://www.wtvynews4.com/video/?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=7339838.