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ALACHUA COUNTY CATTLEMAN’S ASSOCIATION FALL MEETING, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017

Please join us for the fall quarterly meeting on September 12, 2017 at 7PM. The meeting and dinner will be held at the Beef Teaching Unit South, 3300 SW 23rd Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608. Our sponsors are Sumner Ag Realty. … Continue reading

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ALACHUA COUNTY CATTLEMAN’S ASSOCIATION WINTER MEETING, DECEMBER 14, 2017

The ACCA is planning the winter quarterly meeting on December 14, 2017 at 7 PM. A bake sale is planned to support the local FFA Chapters. More information will be coming soon.

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Junior Cattlemen Activities Planned for Fall 2017

The Alachua County Junior Cattlemen have had a busy summer this year. Members attended the Florida Cattleman’s Convention, participating in many of the junior contests and the Quiz Bowl. A large group of juniors toured the new Beef Teaching Unit … Continue reading

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ALACHUA COUNTY 4-H LIVESTOCK JUDGING TEAM MEETS NEW CHALLENGES

The team represented Florida 4-H in the National Western 4-H Livestock Judging Contest in Denver, CO. Jan 4-7, 2017. The Alachua County Cattlemen’s Association made a donation towards the team’s expenses for the trip. The Alachua County 4-H Livestock Judging … Continue reading

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Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show Building Fund

Hines Cattle Company of High Springs has generously donated a bred Brangus cross heifer to the Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show.  Each donation of $20.00 earns you one chance to own this quality animal.  The heifer will be … Continue reading

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Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

From: “Renee Nelms” <alachua@ifas.ufl.edu> Date: Feb 18, 2016 3:02 PM Subject: Upcoming Youth Fair & Livestock Show – March 4-8, 2016 To: <ALACHUA-LIVESTOCK Cc: The Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show Association is pleased to announce the upcoming Alachua … Continue reading

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UF/IFAS Beef Teaching Unit Renovation Groundbreaking

Plans include new fencing, additional farm vehicles, a new barn for the north building complex, as well as a multipurpose building with classrooms, bathrooms and housing for on-site personnel. By improving the BTU facilities, UF/IFAS will be better positioned to … Continue reading

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