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Livestock & Forages Field Day 2017 in Alachua

UF/IFAS Extension Alachua

Join the University of Florida/IFAS Extension, North Florida Livestock Agents Group for the 2017 Livestock & Forages Field Day on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Santa Fe River Ranch, 14202 NW 29th Avenue in Alachua. Registration will begin at 8:00 AM. This field day will provide updates on various topics related to hay production along with field demonstrations. Programs and Exhibits will begin at 8:45 AM and Equipment Demonstrations will start at 11:00 AM.

Topics will include: Smutgrass control demonstration, Equipment demonstrations, Chute-side Body Condition Scoring, Calibration of back-pack sprayers, Soil fertility, and Forage and poisonous weed exhibits. Lunch will be served by Farm Credit. Registration is $10.00 in advance and $15.00 at the door.

To register, go to For more information, please contact Jane Griffin at 386-362-2771 or email or contact Dr. Cindy Sanders, UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Livestock Agent, at 352-955-2402. Santa Fe River Ranch is located in Alachua.