News Archive: Livestock
University of Kentucky to host inaugural Pre-Veterinary Experience Day Feb. 17
Published on Dec. 4, 2023
The inaugural Pre-Veterinary Experience Day offers attendees insight into current veterinary medicine issues, addressing topics such as student debt, mental health and work-life balance.
UK researchers warn that recent weather could be problematic for mares grazing tall fescue pastures
Published on Nov. 14, 2023
Kentucky’s late summer drought, followed by mild/late fall weather and recent rains could put mares at risk.
Conference explores yak production in Kentucky
Published on Oct. 16, 2023
UK and Morehead State University are evaluating how yaks perform in the Southeast.
Kentucky fencing schools showcase the basics and new innovations
Published on Oct. 13, 2023
Both schools will begin at 7:30 a.m. local time.
Beef Seedstock Symposium to focus on genetics and more
Published on Sep. 29, 2023
UK and UT Cooperative Extension Services will join together to serve seedstock producers.
UK and Kentucky Forage and Grassland Council Field Day explores sustainability on historic family farm
Published on Sep. 26, 2023
Farmers, livestock producers and consumers will learn about the benefits of forage-based agriculture and the importance of supporting local food systems.
At Mother Nature’s mercy, dry conditions impacting Kentucky farmers
Published on Sep. 22, 2023
Most of Kentucky is officially "abnormally dry." U.S. Drought Monitor
Fall Grazing Conference to focus on low-stress livestock handling
Published on Sep. 19, 2023
The conferences take place Oct. 31 and Nov. 1.
Beef Bash 2023 will set a bright vision for the future
Published on Sep. 6, 2023
The first Beef Bash was two decades ago.
Sow success at the 2023 Fall Kentucky Beginning Grazing School
Published on Aug. 23, 2023
The 2023 Fall Kentucky Beginning Grazing School promises an immersive learning experience for livestock producers.