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Range Cattle Research & Education Center

Range Cattle Research & Education Center

RCREC Calendar of Events




View a complete listing of upcoming purebred cattle sales, shows, and meetings.

Upcoming Events


May 2022

DateEvent
4-6  71st Annual UF Beef Cattle Short Course
UF/IFAS Straughn Professional Development Center in Gainesville.
For additional information visit: https://animal.ifas.ufl.edu/events/beef-cattle-short-course/  
10  Ona Rangeland Wildlife and Ecosystems Program Highlight with Dr. Hance Ellington
Dr. Ellington will present 'Wild Pigs in Florida: The What, Why, and How.' 
He is an assistant professor at the UF/IFAS Range Cattle Research and Education Center in Ona where he specializes in grazing and range land wildlife ecology. 
Click here to register for this event. 
19 5th Annual Nutrition for Beef Females 6:00 - 8:15 p.m.
Florida A&M University / Brooksville Agricultural and Environmental Research Station. Tickets for this location are limited. Call Ester Sossamon to register: 850-561-2245
25 5th Annual Nutrition for Beef Females 6:00 - 8:15 p.m.
Bassinger Alton Chandler Civic Center, 20350 US Highway 98 North, Okeechobee, FL
Register for this free event online click here. Supper and printed materials included.
26 5th Annual Nutrition for Beef Females 6:00 - 8:15 p.m.
Exhibit Hall at Turner Agri-Civic Center, 2250 NE roan st, Arcadia, FL.
Register for this free event online click here. Supper and printed materials included.

June 2022

DateEvent
21  Ona Animal Science Program Highlight
'Heat Stress in Pregnant Beef Cows' with Vinicius Izquierdo
11:00 - 11:45 a.m. 
Click here to register for this webinar.  
30 

UF/IFAS Range Cattle REC Youth Field Day - 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Registration opens May 1st on Eventbrite.  
Click here to view the flyer.

2023 T-shirt Contest Information: Click here.

For more information, contact: ona@ifas.ufl.edu 

July 2022

DateEvent
12  Ona Highlight featuring guest speaker David Mason - 11: 00 - 11:45 a.m.
David will be discussing fire disturbance. He is a UF PhD student. Additional info will be added when we get closer to the date. 
Click here to register for this webinar. 

August 2022

DateEvent
Ona Highlight with Guest Presenters Wes Carlton - 11: 00 - 11:45 a.m.
President Wes Carlton of the Florida Cattlemen's Association will discuss the current issues and initiatives of the Florida Cattlemen's Association.
Click here to register for this webinar.