Tag Archive: June

S.H.A.R.E. During National Pollinator Week – June 15-21, 2015

Everyone with a landscape can make a difference for pollinators.  Simply Having Areas Reserved for the Environment enables homeowners, land managers, farmers, individuals, corporations, schools, roadside managers, and golf courses to increase the number of pollinators in the area by making conscious choices to include plants that provide essential habitat for bees, bats, birds, butterflies, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/28/s-h-a-r-e-during-national-pollinator-week-june-15-21-2015/

Perennial Peanut Field Day June 6

Dr. Ann Blount discusses her work in perennial peanut varieity selection at the 2014 Perennial Peanut Field Day held in Quincy. The Perennial Peanut Producers Association and the University of Florida are teaming up to host a tour of ongoing perennial peanut research at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center near Marianna, Florida.   …

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June Panhandle Weather Summary

Estimated rainfall totals for June 2014 provided by the National Weather Service. The National Weather Service rainfall estimates in the graphic above show the wide variation in rainfall that fell in June 2014.  Over 10 inches fell in Santa Rosa and Okaloosa Counties, while portions of Jackson, Washington, Gadsden, and Jefferson Counties got less than …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/07/12/june-panhandle-weather-summary/

Fruit Grafting Workshop June 18

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 • 8:30am—3:00pm Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center 8202 CR 417, Live Oak, FL 32060 Cost: $ 50 per person This workshop is for farmers and homeowners interested in learning about grafting and propagating grapes and stone fruits such as peaches. The program will feature hands-on collection of scion material and grafting …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/06/14/fruit-grafting-workshop-june-18/

Florida Seed Association Seminar June 24-25

30th Annual Seedmen Seminar June 24th & 25th, 2014 University of Florida, Plant Science Research and Education Unit Frank Stronach Conference Center 2556 wesy Highway 318, Citra, Florida 32113 Tuesday June 24th 12:00 PM Registration 1:00 – 1:30 – Dr Kevin Folta – UF/IFAS Horticulture – Reframing the Communication on Transgenic Crops 1:30 – 2:00 …

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Pond Weed Management Workshop – June 12th

  Excess aquatic weeds can be a source of frustration for pond owners. Privately owned ponds and lakes are common across the Panhandle. Ponds can be a source of great enjoyment and frustration for their owners. When all is well a pond is a welcome addition to most any landscape. However, when problems arise pond …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/06/06/pond-weed-management-workshop-june-12th/

Perennial Peanut Field Day June 7

Perennial Peanut Field Day Saturday, June 7th, 2014 9:30 AM EST Registration $ 10 per person UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center, Quincy, Florida   The Perennial Peanut Producers Association and the University of Florida are teaming up to host a tour of ongoing perennial peanut research at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/30/perennial-peanut-field-day-june-7/

IPM 2-day Workshop, NFREC, Quincy, FL. June 10-11, 2014 13 Pesticide CEUs Available

Nursery IPM Workshop   North Florida Research and Education Center May Building Seminar Room and On -site Outdoor Nursery Facilities 155 Research Road Quincy, Florida 32351 June10-11, 2014 Don’t miss this hands-on, 2-day workshop focused on integrated pest management (IPM) for nursery crops! Learn how to save resources, reduce pest damage and pesticide use, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/22/ipm-2-day-workshop-nfrec-quincy-fl-june-10-11-2014-13-pesticide-ceus-available/

Pond Weed Workshop – June 12th

Excess aquatic vegetation can be a source of frustration for pond owners. Privately owned ponds and lakes are common across the Panhandle. Ponds are normally a source of  great enjoyment, but sometimes can cause frustration for their owners when aquatic weeds interfere with fishing. When unwanted or excess weeds build up in a pond, owners …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/17/pond-weed-workshop-june-12th/

Nominate Bulls for the Florida Bull Test by June 13

Nomination deadline for consignors wishing to consign bulls to the Florida Bull Test is June 13, 2014. The Florida Bull test is hosted at the University of Florida North Florida research and Education Center (NFREC) in Marianna, FL. For the 15th year, the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) will be hosting the Florida …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/03/nominate-bulls-for-the-florida-bull-test-by-june-13/

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