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WFREC Row Crop Field Day – August 22

Photo Credit John Atkins Please join us on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM central time for the annual Extension Farm Field Day at  the West Florida Research & Education Center (WFREC) at the Jay Research Facility (4253 Experiment Road, Hwy 182, Jay FL 32565). The following topics will be covered: …

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WFREC Extension Farm Field Day August 22

The West Florida Research and Education Center (WFREC) will be hosting the annual Extension Farm Field Day, on Friday, August 22.  Registration begins at 8:00 AM.  The farm tours will begin at 8:30 and conclude at noon, with a sponsored lunch to follow.  Following lunch there will be a one hour session for Core CEU’s …

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WFREC Pomegranate Seminar February 24

  The West Florida Research and Education Center will host a Pomegranate Seminar on Monday, February 24, 2014.   Dr. Bill Castle, Professor Emeritus from the UF Ctirus Research and Education Center will discuss pomegranates and the potential for growth here in northwest Florida. Seminar topics will include: History of Pomegranates Botany Cultivars Cultural Practices Recommendations …

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2013 Variety Trial Results from UF/IFAS WFREC

Field Corn Field Day 2013 Variety selection is critical to achieving high yields, better crop quality, and pest resistance.  Soil and environmental factors vary greatly in our country and even the Southeast region.  This is why universities perform variety trials at numerous locations in the region. Researchers at the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education …

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WFREC Fall Vegetable Field Day December 13

Crop Types:  Broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, swiss chard, spinach, turnips, rutabagas, and collards Field Day Topics to be Covered: Production practices Recommended varieties Fertilization Planting & harvesting recommendations Pest management Weed control Disese control Insect management Healthy food preparation techniques & ideas to improve sales   Important! $ 5 discount for pre-registration! To register visit: fallvegetablefieldday13.eventbrite.com …

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WFREC Extension Farm Field Day – August 14

West Florida Extension Farm Field Day West Florida Research and Education Center Jay Research Facility 4253 Experiment Road Jay, FL 32526 8:00 Registration 8:30 Field Tours 12:00 Catered lunch  Download the Field Day Flyer! FIELD DAY TOPICS Peanut and Cotton Varieties Cotton Disease Management Subsurface drip irrigation and fertigation Bioenergy Climatology Peanut Disease Management Weed …

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