Media Release

Hay Field Day

Friday, June 17, 2016 9:30 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Northeast Florida Livestock Agents Group is hosting the UF/IFAS Extension Hay Field Day on Thursday, July 14, 2016, beginning at 9 a.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.), at the Santa Fe River Ranch (29220 N.W. 122 Street, Alachua).

The field day provides updates on various topics related to hay production along with field demonstrations. Topics include: Fertilization, Hayfield Weed Control, Haylage and New Bahiagrass Varieties.

The registration fee is $10.00 in advance (advanced payment can be sent to the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office, 2800 N.E. 39 Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32609) or $15.00 on the event day. Make checks payable to: NFLAG (Northeast Florida Livestock Agents Group). The registration will cover materials and lunch. Lunch will be served by Florida Farm Credit.

View/download the Hay Field Day flyer (PDF).

To register and for additional information, contact Dr. Cindy Sanders, Director/Livestock Agent, UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County, at 352-955-2402 or

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).