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Friday Feature: Video Tour of a Beef Packing Plant with Temple Grandin

This weeks featured video provides an honest look at how cattle are handled at meat packing plants.  Dr Temple Grandin, Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University, widely considered to be the world’s leading expert on humane animal handling, created the “Glass Walls Project” to show people the truth about humane animal handling …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/24/friday-feature-video-tour-of-a-beef-packing-plant-with-temple-grandin/

Friday Feature: Destructive Wildfires in the Plains

Friday Feature: Destructive Wildfires in the Plains

Angus cow killed …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/17/friday-feature-destructive-wildfires-in-the-plains/

Friday Feature: Cordless Fence Staple Gun

Friday Feature: Cordless Fence Staple Gun

This week’s featured video is a really cool innovation for building or repairing fences, a cordless fence staple gun made by the

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/10/friday-feature-cordless-fence-staple-gun/

Friday Feature: Ear Tags that Identify Sick Cattle

Friday Feature: Ear Tags that Identify Sick Cattle

Quantified Ag’s “Smart Ear Tags” …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/04/friday-feature-ear-tags-that-identify-sick-cattle/

Friday Feature: Florida Ranchers Working Together to Supply Local Beef

Friday Feature: Florida Ranchers Working Together to Supply Local Beef

A new cooperative, Florida Cattle Ranchers LLC is developing a branded beef program to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/25/friday-feature-florida-ranchers-working-together-to-supply-local-beef/

Friday Feature: Robotic Dairies

This week’s featured video is actually a series of four videos that showcase high-tech robots for dairy farms.  The Lely Corporation has developed several automated robots for specific daily chores on dairies; from automatically milking cows whenever …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/17/friday-feature-robotic-dairies/

Friday Feature: Beyond the Fencerows with Zippy Duval

Friday Feature: Beyond the Fencerows with Zippy Duval

This weeks featured video highlights American Farm Bureau’s President, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/11/friday-feature-beyond-the-fencerows-with-zippy-duval/

Friday Feature: Grain Bin Entrapment

Friday Feature: Grain Bin Entrapment

This week’s the featured video is not a pleasant topic, but it is a message that needs to be shared with every farmer, family member, and farm worker who may work with loose grain …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/04/friday-feature-grain-bin-entrapment/

Friday Feature: Way Out West in Florida

The Florida Beef Council shared a neat old movie short on Facebook a while back that was made in the 1950s.  This Paramount Pictures 10-minute movie short was made to show movie goers the Florida most people knew …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/27/friday-feature-way-out-west-in-florida/

Friday Feature: Autonomous (Self-Driving) Tractors

Friday Feature: Autonomous (Self-Driving) Tractors

At the end of 2016, Case IH revealed a new concept tractor that could revolutionize …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/20/friday-feature-autonomous-self-driving-tractors/

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