Media Release

October Livestock Program

Thursday, September 24, 2015 9:15 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the following Livestock Program for October, 2015. This program is being offered by Dr. Cindy Sanders, Livestock Agent, at the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office (2800 NE 39 Avenue, Gainesville).

Basic Goat Production Workshop – October 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Some workshop topics will include: evaluation of meat goat breeds, general herd health, toxic weeds and hoof trimming.
There is a $5.00 registration fee (meal included). Please pre-register by Monday, October 12, at 352-955-2402.

View/download the workshop flyer (PDF).

For more information about this program, contact Dr. Cindy Sanders, Livestock Agent at 352-955-2402. Visit the Extension Office Calendar for additional programs offered by the Extension Office.

An Equal Opportunity Institution. Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Nick T. Place, Dean. Single copies of Extension publications (excluding 4-H and youth publications) are available free to Florida residents from county Extension offices. Information about alternate formats is available from IFAS Communications, University of Florida, PO Box 110810, Gainesville, FL 32611-0810.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).