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Upcoming Events, Conferences & Seminars

The Department of Animal Sciences conferences, training programs and special events that have proven an effective tool for disseminating and sharing the wealth of knowledge among the faculty that support the department and the IFAS mission.

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

Florida Brahman Association Annual Field Day and Heifer Sale

Mark your calendars! Florida Brahman Association Annual Field Day and Heifer Sale will be held, Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Beef Teaching Unit, 3721 SW 23rd Terrace, South Entrance, Gainesville, FL 32608. The auctioneer will be Cracker Johnson!

Florida Beef Cattle Short Course

The 2018 Florida Beef Cattle Short Course Program Committee and the UF/IFAS/Department of Animal Sciences would like to announce that the 67th Florida Beef Cattle Short Course dates are May 9 - 11, 2018 and will be held at the Alto and Patricia Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center, located at 2142 Shealy Drive, Gainesville, Florida  32611.  The building has state of the art equipment and is located convenient to the main campus of UF and downtown Gainesville. MORE...

Livestock Education and Certification for Agriculture Law Enforcement (LECALE)

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Mark your calendars for the upcoming Livestock Education and Certification for Agriculture Law Enforcement (LECALE) program, December 11 - December 15, 2017 at the Department of Animal Sciences, 2250 Shealy Dr., Room 102, Gainesville, Florida. This program will provide law enforcement and state attorney personnel rigorous and relevant training curriculum regarding generally accepted livestock production practices, skills to discern acceptable animal well-being, and ability to apply acquired knowledge and skills in the field and during litigation proceedings.


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