University of Florida

Facilities: Santa Fe River Ranch Beef Unit (Boston Farm)

This beef research unit is located northwest of Gainesville and supports 300 head of Angus-Brangus cows, used for teaching and research. The unit contains approximately 1,600 acres and is adjacent to the Santa Fe River, which facilitates research concerning environmentally sensitive areas. For a visual tour and a printable map which includes driving directions to the unit, please visit the links below:


14202 NW 294th Avenue
Alachua, FL 32615
(386) 462-0589