Jackson County Extension

"The University of Florida Working in Your Home County"

Office Hours:  7:30 AM – 4:30 PM Central Time
2741 Pennsylvania Ave Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

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Upcoming Events

December 2017

2- My Florida Home: A Class for First-time Home Buyers

Completion of this course fulfills the home ownership requirements for the SHIP and Rural Development programs. This 6 hour course is designed to educate participants regarding the home buying process, the financial responsibilities, and basic home care and maintenance techniques to maintain the home’s value and avoiding costly repairs. Topics include personal finances and credit situation, determining home much home you can afford, working with housing professionals, choosing a mortgage, and preventing foreclosure. Pre-registration is required. Class time is 9 am to 3 pm. Please call the Jackson County Extension Office at 850-482-9620 to register.

January 2018

25 – Tri-State Cucurbit Workshop

The 2018 Tri-State Cucurbit Workshop will provide the latest research information for commercial growers of watermelons, cantaloupe, squash, and cucumbers. There is no cost for this sponsored event, but we ask that you please RSVP with Jackson County Extension at 850-482-9620 or by email s.farr@ufl.edu.

February 2018

10 – Mushroom Growing Workshop

Learn how to grow shiitake mushrooms on logs. This class is $20 and includes class materials, lunch, and you get to take home an inoculated mushroom log. Please call our office to RSVP at 850-482-9620 or email s.farr@ufl.edu.

27 – Panhandle Satsuma Workshop

The 2018 Panhandle Satsuma Workshop will provide the latest research information for commercial growers of satsumas and other cold hardy citrus. This is a free, sponsored event but we do ask that you call our office to RSVP at 850-482-9620 or s.farr@ufl.edu.

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CEUs and Pesticide Exams

We now have free interactive pesticide training tutorial DVDs for Core and eight restricted use pesticide categories. They can be viewed for exam prep or to earn CEUs needed for license renewal. Web based exams are offered in addition to paper exams, the benefit being instant results vs. a paper exam which is mailed to Tallahassee for grading.

To schedule an exam appointment or to view our free tutorials to earn CEUs, please call the Extension Office at (850) 482-9620. For more information: CEUs & Pesticide Applicator information

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