Jackson County Extension

"The University of Florida Working in Your Home County"

850-482-9620
Office Hours:  7:30 AM – 4:30 PM Central Time
2741 Pennsylvania Ave Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

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Upcoming Events

2014 December

12 – Forest Botanicals: Deep & Tangled Roots – 1-2 PM CT; webinar teaches about non-forest timber plants harvested for food and trade; gain insights on native plant species grown on eastern US Forest lands that are wild-harvested for plant trade, as taught by Eric Burkhart, faculty instructor, Pennsylvania State University
25-26  Christmas Holiday – Office closed

2015 January

1 – New Year’s Day – Office closed
7Farm Bill Decision Training – 3:00 – 5:30 PM Central – Jackson County Agriculture Center (Highway 90)
8Farm Bill Decision Training – 9:00 – 11:30 AM Central – Jackson County Agriculture Center (Highway 90)
10 – New Year’s Resolution 5K River Runsponsored by Country Bumpkins 4-H Club – 3 Rivers State Park in Sneads – registration begins at 8am.
15 – 2015 Small Farm Series: Organic Vegetable Production – First of a three-part class, hosted at several northwest Florida county Extension Service offices; see flyer for locations and registration information; cost is $30 per individual, or $45 for two persons (will share materials)
22 – 2015 Small Farm Series: Organic Vegetable Production – Second of a three-part class, hosted at several northwest Florida county Extension Service offices; see flyer for locations and registration information
23 – Tri-state Cucurbit Meeting – Jackson County Ag Conference Center (Extension Office)  Registration 7:30 AM – Lunch
27 – Pesticide License Training and Exam – Jackson County Ag Conference Center (Extension Office)  Registration 8:15 AM – Exams given after Lunch
29 – 2015 Small Farm Series: Organic Vegetable Production – Third of a three-part class, hosted at several northwest Florida county Extension Service offices; see flyer for locations and registration information

2015 February

11 – Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show – Jackson County Ag Conference Center (Extension Office)
16-17 – Jackson County Fed Cattle Show – Jackson County Agriculture Center (Highway 90)
23 – Ag $aves:  Preparing for the Next Generation of Farmers – Jackson County Ag Conference Center (Extension Office)

2015 March

5 – Panhandle Crop Meeting -Jackson County Ag Conference Center (Extension Office)
21- Master Gardener Plant Sale – Jackson County Extension Pavilion

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Options for Earning CEU’s

There are several ways to earn some quick, last-minute CEU’s. The obvious option is to find and attend a class offering the CEU’s needed. The next option, for those persons owning a computer with internet service, is to take advantage of CEU’s offered Read the rest of this entry »

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