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WFREC Extension Farm Field Day August 22

WFREC Farm Field DayThe 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 and CCA credits.

West Florida Research and Education Center
4253 Experiment Road, Highway 182, Jay, Florida, 32565

Field Day Topics Include:

  • Old and new challenges for weed management in row crops

  • Crop management after using biochar as a soil amendment

  • Brassica carinata:  a potential biofuel crop for the Florida Panhandle

  • In-furrow and foliar fungicides for disease control in peanuts

  • Cotton varieties and insect pest management

  • Sprayer calibration

Register online at http://wfrec.ifas.ufl.edu.  For more information, or to register by phone, call Robin Vickers 850-983-7134 or 850-393-7334, or Libbie Johnson 850-475-5230 ext. 109.

Download the printer friendly flyer:
WFREC Extension Farm Field Day Flyer-2014

 

 

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Author: John Doyle Atkins – srcextag@ufl.edu

John Doyle Atkins is the Agricultural Agent in Santa Rosa County.

John Doyle Atkins

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