livestock

Equestrian Center Open as a Host to Horses During Hurricane Irma

The Escambia County Equestrian Center in times of severe weather in surrounding areas, can be opened by Escambia County to serve as a host shelter for horses. If opened for evacuees, stalls and RV sites are available at a nominal cost on a first come, first serve basis. Host Shelter Procedures Be prepared to show …

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Intrastate Movement of Livestock Due to Hurricane Irma

Please read information below from the state veterinarian regarding intrastate movement of livestock. September 6, 2017 Effective immediately The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Animal Industry, has… temporarily suspended the intrastate movement requirements for the transportation of animals from the areas expected to be impacted by Hurricane Irma. In addition, the …

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Backyard Poultry Basics

Presented by: University of Florida / IFAS Escambia County TOPICS: Session 1 March 6, 2017 The Backyard Chicken Experience, Breeds, Regulations Part 1, Purchasing Birds Session 2 March 13, 2017 Housing, Diets, Daily Care Session 3 March 20, 2017 Egg Production, Disease Management, Selling Product (Regulations Part 2) Location: 3740 Stefani Road Cantonment, FL 32533 …

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