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Escambia Winter Forages and Wildlife Food Plot Tour March 5

Adults and youth are welcomed to attend the Winter Livestock Forages and Wildlife Food Plot Tour on Saturday March 5th at 11:00 AM.  The tour will take place at the 4-H Livestock Facilities (5701 Highway 99, Molino, FL 32577). Join us for a walk through the winter forage and wildlife food plots that were planted in Fall …

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Farmers Market Symposium in Pensacola March 8

On Tuesday, March 8, 2016,  UF/IFAS Extension Escambia County will hold a Farmers Market Symposium from 8:30-3:30.  The meeting will take place at the Langley Bell 4-H Auditorium, 3730 Stefani Road Cantonment FL 32533. EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS WILL INCLUDE: Overview of Florida Farmers Markets Starting a Community Garden Best Practices at Farmers Markets Food Safety Guidelines for Growers …

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Farmers Market Symposium on March 8, 2016

On Tuesday, March 8, 2016,  UF/IFAS Extension Escambia County will hold a Farmers Market Symposium from 8:30-3:30.  The meeting will take place at the Langley Bell 4-H Auditorium, 3730 Stefani Road Cantonment FL 32533. EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS INCLUDE: • Overview of Florida Farmers Markets • Starting a Community Garden • Best Practices at Farmers Markets • Food Safety …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/10/farmers-market-symposium-on-march-8-2016/

Panhandle Turf Fertilization Workshop: March 4th or 11th

March 4th Workshop, Gulf Breeze Location, Registration on Eventbrite March 11th Workshop, Panama City Location, Registration on Eventbrite   AGENDA   9:00-9:25 Opening Session: Introduction to lawn fertilization, when to fertilize and why proper timing is important, the importance of having a soil test 9:35-11:35  Four concurrent 25-minute sessions: Soil profile example, soil texture example, soil test kits, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/09/panhandle-turf-fertilization-workshop-march-4th-or-11th/

Winter Forage & Wildlife Food Plot Tour March 4

The 2016 Winter Forage Wildlife Food Plot Tour will be held on March 4th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the West Florida Research and Education Center (4253 Experiment Dr. Hwy 182 Jay, FL 32565). Join us for a walk through the winter forage and wildlife food plots that were planted in Fall 2015. Speakers …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/06/winter-forage-wildlife-food-plot-tour-march-4/

Cultivating Futures in Agritourism & Agrimarketing Seminar March 2 & 3

March 2-3, 2016 $ 35 (includes 2 day registration fee & 2 lunches) Wednesday, March 2   8:30 a.m.— 4:00 p.m. Central Seminar Presentation Chipola College Cultural Center, College Street, Marianna 32446 Jane Eckert, featured presenter, is the founder and CEO of Eckert AgriMarketing, a full-service marketing and consulting firm that offers a variety of services …

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2016 Beekeeping Short Course March 7, 14, & 21

The UF/IFAS Extension Panhandle Agriculture Team is pleased to offer a Beekeeping Short-Course in March, 2016. These classes will be offered via interactive video at Extension Offices across the Florida Panhandle. Classes will be taught by state and nationally recognized experts. Classes are Monday evenings from 6:00-8:00 pm Central Time, 7:00-9:00 pm Eastern Time. Each …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/05/2016-beekeeping-short-course-march-7-14-21/

Carinata Summit March 15-16

Farmers, extension agents, researchers, industry representatives, and interested parties are cordially invited to the “Brassica Carinata Summit 2016” to be held at the University of Florida’s North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) in Quincy, Florida, USA (155 Research Road, Quincy, FL, 32351) on March 15-16, 2016. This will be an excellent opportunity for academic …

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Panhandle Row Crop Short Course March 3

The 2016 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course will be held on Thursday, March 3rd, at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, 2741 Pennsylvania Ave., Marianna, FL. Registration opens at 7:15 AM (Central) and the meeting concludes after a sponsored lunch. The Row Crop Short Course will consist of an array of presentations from extension specialists from …

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Hydroponic Farming Short Courses March 14-15 or 18-19

Starting a Successful Hydroponic Business UF/IFAS Small Farms Academy Monday, March 14, 2016 at 9:00 AM – Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 4:30 PM (EDT) Or Friday, March 18, 2016 at 9:00 AM – Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 4:30 PM (EDT) Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center, Live Oak, FL Cost is $ 295 if …

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