Tag Archive: Losses

Florida’s Farm Families Are Slowly Recovering from Losses Inflicted by Hurricane Irma

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam took an aerial tour to survey areas impacted by Hurricane Irma, including citrus groves in Central and Southwest Florida. Commissioner Putnam said, “It’s still too early to know the full extent of the damage to Florida citrus. But after touring groves on foot and by air, it’s clear that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/16/floridas-farm-families-are-slowly-recovering-from-losses-inflicted-by-hurricane-irma/

Minimize Hay Losses to Save Money

Storing hay directly on the ground, without protection from the weather can result in large dry matter (DM) losses. The cooler temperatures and shorter days associated with the transition from summer to fall can be a welcome change when working outside. However, it is a mixed blessing for Panhandle cattle producers. As temperatures decrease and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/10/25/minimize-hay-losses-to-save-money/