Calendar of Events

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

October 2020

DateEvent
7 Thermotolerance impacts on cattle performance – Dr. Raluca Mateescu, University of Florida
1:00 PM - The 2nd of 9 presentations in the Regional Webinar Series – Livestock Genetics & Genomics. Hosted by the American Society of Animal Science Southern Section Extension Committee. Click here for the flyer to view the links for these free webinars.
13 Ona Long-Term Agroecosystem Research (LTAR) Highlight with guest presenter Dr. Rosvel Bracho-Garrillo
Dr. Bracho-Garrillo, a Research Assistant Scientist at the UF School of Forest Resources & Conservation, will provide this month's LTAR project highlight. He will present, "Carbon and water dynamics in Florida Rangelands as affected by fire frequency and chopping."
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Register for the webinar online, click here
14 Genetics of hair coat shedding in cattle – Dr. Trent Smith, Mississippi State University
1:00 PM - The 3rd of 9 presentations in the Regional Webinar Series – Livestock Genetics & Genomics. Hosted by the American Society of Animal Science Southern Section Extension Committee. Click here for the flyer to view the links for these free webinars.
21 Fescue tolerance: role of genetics – Dr. Scott Greiner, Virginia Tech
1:00 PM - The 4th of 9 presentations in the Regional Webinar Series – Livestock Genetics & Genomics. Hosted by the American Society of Animal Science Southern Section Extension Committee. Click here for the flyer to view the links for these free webinars.
22 3rd Annual Nutrition for Beef Females
A free online event.
To attend, click this link a few minutes before 6:00 p.m. on 10/22: https://ufl.zoom.us/j/98290985253
View the flyer, Nutrition for Beef Females (flyer).  
28 Genetics of feed efficiency in beef cattle – Dr. David Riley, Texas A&M
1:00 PM - The 5th of 9 presentations in the Regional Webinar Series – Livestock Genetics & Genomics. Hosted by the American Society of Animal Science Southern Section Extension Committee. Click here for the flyer to view the links for these free webinars.

November 2020

DateEvent
10 Ona Graduate Student Highlight with Elizabeth 'Liz' Palmer
Liz is a Ph.D. student in the Animal Sciences Department is advised by Dr. Philipe Moriel. She will be presenting, “Pre-calving Nutrition of Beef Females."
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Register for the webinar online, click here.

December 2020

DateEvent
8 Ona Graduate Student Highlight with Wes Anderson
Wes, a Ph.D. student in the Wildlife, Ecology, and Conservation Department advised by Dr. Raoul Boughton, will be graduating in December. He will be presenting, "Impacts of an invasive ecosystem engineer upon wetlands and aquatic communities across a subtropical agroecosystem." 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Register for the webinar online, click here.

January 2021

DateEvent
21 The 38th Annual Florida Cattlemen's Institute & Allied Trade Show
1:00 p.m. - This will be an online program with 5 speakers. Sponsorships are available.
Call Laura Bennett, program chair for more information, 352-518-0156.  
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April 2021

DateEvent
1 UF/IFAS Range Cattle Research and Education Center Field Day & 80th Anniversary  
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June 2021

DateEvent
29 UF/IFAS Range Cattle Research and Education Center Youth Field Day  
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