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Public Opinion of Food Safety Webinar December 17

What are the food safety actions that Floridians do and do not practice?  What food safety issues are Floridians concerned about?  What do people think about the safety of organic or local food?  The Public Opinion of Food Safety Webinar will focus on the results of the University of Florida’s Center for Public Issues Education (PIE Center) recent …

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Alabama Corn and Wheat Short Course December 15 & 16

The 2014 Alabama Corn and Wheat Short Course will be held December 15 & 16 at The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center Auburn, Alabama.  Certified Crop Advisor CEU’s will be available for participants.  Pre-registration is required. Agenda Download the printer friendly brochure:  2014 AL Corn and Wheat Short Course brochure Registration is …

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New UF/IFAS Fact Sheets added to EDIS in December

The University of Florida IFAS Extension offers a database of fact sheets available for free download on the Internet called EDIS (Electronic Data Information Source) that has many publications of interest to farmers and ranchers in Northwest Florida. Each fact sheet has a PDF or printer friendly link in the top left corner. The following are just a few …

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Preparing for the Cattle Breeding Season Webinars December 11 & 18

Southeast Cattle Advisor, a team of State Specialists and County Agents in Florida, Georgia, Alabama and South Carolina, will be providing two, lunch-time webinars to help cattle ranchers prepare for the upcoming breeding season.  The two webinars will be held from 12:00-1:00 PM Eastern Time (11:00 Am – 12:00 Central) on Wednesday, December 11 and …

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2013 Gadsden Tomato Forum December 5

2013 Gadsden Tomato Forum December 5, 2013 North Florida Research & Education Center – Quincy, Florida  Hosted by the Gadsden County Extension Service Agenda: A.M. (All Times Eastern Time) 8:00     Registration & Coffee    8:15     Opening Remarks: Dr. Pete Vergot III, Northwest District Extension Director, UF/IFAS, North Florida Research and Education Center 8:30     Variety Trials 2013:   …

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Forest Certification Workshops December 11 & January 9

Forest Certification: Forests, Labels, Mills & More 2 dates and locations: December 11, 2013 9:00am to 3:00pm UF/IFAS Walton County Extension Office, DeFuniak Springs, FL January 9, 2014 9:00am to 3:00pm UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension Office, Marianna, FL Voluntary participation in forest certification programs is growing in Southeastern United States. The University of Florida IFAS …

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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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Beekeepers Field Day And Trade Show December 1, 2012!

Participants at last year’s Beekeeping Field day and Tradeshow had plenty of opportunity for hands-on activities and interaction with expert beekeepers. DATE: Saturday, December 1, 2012 LOCATION: Washington County Extension Office 1424 Jackson Avenue Chipley, FL 32428 850-638-6180 TIME:        Registration                                          9:00 – 10:00 Class Rotation I                                  10:00 …

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