Room to Roam: Let’s Talk Pasture Size

Florida farmland takes up a decent portion of the state, but just how much room do cattle need? What about grass-fed cattle? Giving our cows plenty of room to roam and graze, we’ll tell you how ranchers figure out how much room and forage they’ll need on their farm to support their livestock. Keep reading [...]

By |2021-04-29T15:36:48+00:00April 23rd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fun Facts About Florida Beef

If you live in Central Florida or in a rural area, you see cows all the time! The beef industry makes up a large part of Florida’s economy. Today, we’re taking a deeper dive into this thing we love. We’ll share some fun facts about Florida’s beef and dive into some interesting details you might [...]

By |2021-04-09T12:58:43+00:00April 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Marinate Your Grass-Fed Beef

Here are some tips for crafting your own batch. Grass-fed beef is delicious, flavorful, and easy to cook. We’re excited to continue to share recipes on the blog for new and old grass-fed beef connoisseurs alike. Today, check out some tips for creating a marinade that’s perfect for your taste buds. Keep reading to learn [...]

By |2021-02-02T18:23:40+00:00February 23rd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The History of Florida Cattle

Did you know cattle were first introduced to Florida in the 16th century? We’ve been around a while, but not quite that long. Keep reading our blog post today to learn more about the history of the cattle population in Florida and how that can apply to us today. To learn more about the history [...]

By |2021-02-02T18:20:40+00:00February 18th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Supplement Cattle Diet with Minerals

At Dark Hammock Legacy Ranch, we’re doing all we can to give our cattle a healthy, well-balanced meal every day. This looks different depending on the season and the animals’ needs. Today, we’ll talk about some popular supplements used by ranchers all over. To learn more about what goes into our grass-fed beef, visit our [...]

By |2021-02-02T18:18:24+00:00February 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Florida’s Beef Conference Will Go Virtual

For the past 35 years, the Panhandle Ag Extension Team has hosted a conference in Marianna, FL. This event usually consisted of copious educational material for young and old ranches alike and a trade show for various businesses that serve the industry. The event is going virtual this year, and we’ll tell you all the [...]

By |2021-02-02T18:14:24+00:00February 3rd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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