Farms

Woofstock 2018

The Alachua County Humane Society has served our community’s pets and pet-owners for five decades. In 2017, our community’s animal rescue partners finally surpassed the 90% live-release rate and achieved no-kill status! This year we invite you to celebrate with us and be there when we make our...
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Eggs In 9 States, Including Florida, Have Been Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

: There has been a massive voluntary egg recall for more than 200 million eggs, some of which have been sold in Florida. The FDA says they've received 22 cases of salmonella illness that were tracked to an Indiana egg farm. The recalled eggs were sold to various east coast restaurants as well as...
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Christmas Trees Are Expected To Cost More This Year

As if it wasn't an already stressful year, now comes word of an upcoming Christmas tree shortage. Pine tree growers in Oregon and North Carolina are warning consumers it will cost upwards of at least 10% or more this year for that perfect Christmas tree. The reason has nothing to do with drought,...
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Bagged Fresh Vegetable Recall for Trader Joe's, Target and Walmart

A fairly large bagged salad and fresh vegetable recall has been issued for potentially being contaminated with Listeria, which could be deadly. The recall involves Manns Packing, which sells under its own name as well as store brand bagged salads and vegetables sold at Trader Joe's, Target and...
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Woofstock 2016

Are you ready to groove? Break out the tie dye to dance your paws off at Woofstock benefitting the Alachua County Humane Society and presented by your Local GEICO agent. We invite you to celebrate with the Alachua County Humane Society at its inaugural benefit event, Woofstock, Thursday, November...
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