Agriculture

Panhandle Equine Health and Management Workshop, hosted by UF/IFAS

Date: Tuesday, December 9 Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m. Location: NFREC-Quincy, FL (155 Research Road) Program Agenda 5:30 – Sign In and Refreshments (Subs, Chips, Cookies) 6:00 – Welcome and Introductions 6:15-6:45 – The Equine Digestive System and Introduction to Equine Nutrition – Christa Moody, Seminole Feed 6:45-7:15 – Understanding Equine Dental Care – Dr. Carissa Wickens, …

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Eastern Equine Encephalitis Confirmed in Jefferson County

A horse was diagnosed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in Jefferson County last week. EEE is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitos and affects both horses and humans. The virus is found in birds and is transmitted by a mosquito which has bitten an infected bird and then bites a horse or human. The disease …

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Know Your Hay, B, C’s

Know Your Hay, B, C’s is set for Thursday, May 29 at the Jefferson County Extension Office, 2729 West Washington Monticello. Livestock Extension agent Jed Dillard will discuss production, evaluation, storage and feeding practices that will help your hay match your livestock’s needs and minimize hay losses between harvest and consumption. The 7pm program is …

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