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Friday Feature: Portable Chainsaw Sawmill

This week’s feature video highlights a handy innovation for farmers and ranchers.  A tool that allows you to uses your ladder and chainsaw as a portable sawmill.  Norwood Sawmills makes the PortaMill that landowners can use to convert logs into valuable lumber for less than $ 1,000.  With the PortaMill, you use your chainsaw …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/04/21/friday-feature-portable-chainsaw-sawmill/

Friday Feature: Remote Control Boat for Pond Herbicide Application

Friday Feature: Remote Control Boat for Pond Herbicide Application

This week’s featured video highlights an innovation for managing pond …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/04/07/friday-feature-remote-control-boat-for-pond-herbicide-application/

Friday Feature: Baxter Black’s Duck & Run Olympics

Friday Feature: Baxter Black’s Duck & Run Olympics

For the past few weeks I have shared more serious videos, so I thought it might be good to lighten up the mood a little this week and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/31/friday-feature-baxter-blacks-duck-run-olympics/

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/

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