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Feeding Beef Females: Ensuring that no cow is left behind

Beef cattle in Florida

Winter months can be tricky when it comes to feeding your pregnant or lactating beef cows in Florida. The changing day length, and weather patterns limit grazing options in farms that rely on summer perennial… Read More

Breeding the Perfect Crops for Floridians

Butterhead lettuce. Picture caption: Jonael Bosques, University of Florida.

Exploring alternative agricultural uses for your property can be challenging, especially when dealing with plant disease in crop and ornamental production. Often, we get calls from citizens that are acquiring or have acquired land and… Read More

Identifying Anaplasmosis in the Cattle Heard

Beef cattle in Florida

Anaplasmosis (also referred as gall sickness) is a disease that affects ruminants caused by bacteria that can infect blood cells. It occurs in warm weather and is a cause for concern in beef cattle farms… Read More