Doug Mayo

Author's details

Name: Doug Mayo
Date registered: December 19, 2011
URL: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu

Biography

Jackson County Extension Director, Marianna, Florida Agriculture Extension Agent (aka County Agent) with expertise in beef cattle and forage management. Also knowledgeable about other livestock, and recreational fish ponds.

Latest posts

  1. Hurricane Preparation for Your Farm — September 7, 2017
  2. Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show – February 8 — December 20, 2016
  3. Trade Show Exhibitor Information for the 2017 Beef Conference — December 13, 2016
  4. Highlight Video of the 2016 Farm City Festival — November 30, 2016
  5. 2016 Jackson County Farm City Awards — November 23, 2016

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Hurricane Preparation for Your Farm

Farmers in Florida worry every fall about potential damage from a hurricane.  Most of the media attention focuses on families in coastal communities, but not as much attention is provided for farmers and ranchers. Emergency responders are also likely to target their efforts immediately after the storm comes ashore on coastal areas hardest hit by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2017/09/07/hurricane-preparation-for-your-farm/

Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show – February 8

The 32nd annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 8th in the Agriculture Conference Center, at the Jackson County Extension Office, located at 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central time, the program starts at 8:15 AM, and concludes with a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2016/12/20/northwest-florida-beef-conference-trade-show-february-8/

Trade Show Exhibitor Information for the 2017 Beef Conference

Sponsor and Exhibit at the 32nd Annual Beef Conference! If you sell products and services to Beef Cattle Producers in the Florida Panhandle, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to exhibit at this year’s Beef Conference Trade Show. What is the Beef Conference? It is a half-day, University of Florida Extension educational program for …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2016/12/13/trade-show-exhibitor-information-for-the-2017-beef-conference/

Highlight Video of the 2016 Farm City Festival

For the third year, the Chamber of Commerce has coordinated a two-day festival to help Jackson County citizens celebrate national Farm-City Week.  The festival events included an awards breakfast, antique tractor drive down Highway 90, a lawn mower pull, an an antique tractor pull, with food and craft vendors, agricultural exhibits, and kids activities.

Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2016/11/30/highlight-video-of-the-2016-farm-city-festival/

2016 Jackson County Farm City Awards

For 43 years the Chamber of Commerce and the has hosted a celebration during Farm City Week to bring together town and rural business owners with farmers and ranchers.  The Farm City Breakfast was held on Friday, November 18th at Rivertown Community Church.  There were 14 farm families honored along with highlight presentations from the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2016/11/23/2016-farm-city-festival/

2016 Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show February 10

The 31st annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 10th, in the Agriculture Conference Center, at the Jackson County Extension Office, located at 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, Florida. This is a regional educational program for cattle ranchers in the Southeast. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2016/01/22/2016-northwest-florida-beef-conference-trade-show-february-10/

2016 Beef Conference Trade Show Exhibitor Information

Sponsor and Exhibit at the 31st Annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference Trade Show! If you sell products or provide services to Beef Cattle Producers in the Florida Panhandle, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to represent your company or organization at this year’s Beef Conference Trade Show! Use the following links to download the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2015/12/14/2016-nw-fl-beef-conference-trade-show-exhibitor-information/

2015 Farm City Festival Highlights

The Jackson County Farm City Festival was even bigger and better in it’s second year.  On Friday morning over 250 people gathered at Rivertown Community Church to recognize 11 farm families with 13 awards.  Following the breakfast, 23 antique tractors drove six miles from the Agriculture Center on Highway 90 to the Marianna Farmers Market, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2015/11/24/2015-farm-city-festival-highlights/

Florida’s Outstanding Tree Farm Tour October 23

  Friday, October 23, 2015 9:00 am–2:00 pm CST Tree Farmers, forest landowners, and forestry and natural resource professionals are invited to join us to tour the award winning Alter-Bevis Farms.  A congratulatory awards luncheon for John and Elizabeth Alter, Florida’s 2015 Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year will take place following the tour. This …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2015/09/30/floridas-outstanding-tree-farm-tour-october-23/

Integrating Perennial Peanut into Bahia Pasture Field Day October 9

  The University of Florida has conducted several research and on-farm trials to evaluate the potential integration of perennial peanut into bahiagrass pastures.  One of their on-farm trials was conducted at Cherokee Ranch, south of Marianna, Florida. Additional research trials are also being conducted at the North Florida Research and Education Center’s (NFREC) Beef Research …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/2015/09/30/integrating-perennial-peanut-into-bahia-pasture-field-day-october-9/

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