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Florida International Dairy Academy

Learn the latest in dairy production, science from UF experts


October 4, 2021

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The inaugural Florida International Dairy Academy (FIDA), a comprehensive online program from the University of Florida’s animal sciences department, will kick off in January 2022 and educate participants in the latest ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Livestock, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Teaching
Tags: Animal Management, Animal Nutrition, Animal Sciences, Cattle, Dairy, Dairy Cattle, Dairy Extension, Dairy Production, Dairy Science, Education, Extension, Genetics, UF Animal Science

American Dairy Science Association Recognizes UF/IFAS Faculty and Students


July 7, 2021

The American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) recognized UF/IFAS Department of Animal Sciences (ANS) faculty members, Corwin Nelson and Geoffrey E. Dahl, and students, Achilles Vieira-Neto and Eliab Estrada-Cortes, with honors and awards. The ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Livestock, Natural Resources, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Research
Tags: ADSA, Animal Management, Animal Research, Animal Science, Awards And Recognition, Dairy, Dairy Research, Management, Research, UF Animal Science

Understanding Animal Welfare Through Behavior


October 29, 2020

Animal welfare within the food and agriculture industries has become increasingly important to consumers. For animal researchers like Emily Miller-Cushon, Assistant Professor of Animal Behavior in the UF/IFAS Department of Animal Sciences, studying ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Livestock, UF/IFAS Research, UF/IFAS Teaching
Tags: Animal Behavior, Animal Management, Animal Science, Animal Sciences, Animal Welfare, Calves, Cattle, Dairy, Dairy Calves, Livestock Productivity, Research

Vitamin D and Improved Immune Response in Cattle


August 24, 2020

In the cattle industry, infectious diseases of cattle can result in major economic losses, reduced well-being of the animals, and requires producers to increase their use of antimicrobials. Corwin Nelson, associate professor in the UF/IFAS Department ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Livestock, Pests & Disease
Tags: Animal, Animal Growth, Animal Immune System, Animal Nutrition, Animal Research, Animal Science, Ans, Beef Cattle, Cals, Dairy, Dairy Cattle, Immunity, Mastitis, UF Animal Science, Undergraduate Research, Vitamin, Vitamin D

Cornerstone Dairy Academy


January 28, 2019

Want to communicate or lead more effectively?Moving into a management role?Graduating soon or new to the workforce?Cornerstone Dairy Academy can set you up for success.Cornerstone Dairy Academy is designed not merely to build leaders but to ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Teaching
Tags: Dairy, Jobs, Undergraduate

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