Making Healthier Convenience Food Choices

  Convenience foods are foods that require little to no preparation.  Although it helps when you are in a time crunch, sometimes unhealthy choices are made.  Being aware of the healthiest options will make your life easier in… Read More

Some Tips for Determining Winter Forage Needs

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Here are some tips for determining winter forage needs of the cow herd/ Also attached is the 2017 Cool-Season Forage Variety Recommendations for Florida. Forage species, fertilization program, growing conditions, forage maturity, and harvest management all interact to affect… Read More

Florida Pasture Lease vs Cropland Lease

National Pasture Lease Information Pasture leasing is an annual expense that needs to be factored into annual budgets.  The national average cash rent pasture rates in 2017 are $12.50/acre, which is a decrease of $0.50/acre in comparison of rates… Read More