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NFREC Beef Unit Cattle & Equipment Silent Auction November 12

Thursday, November 12, 2015 11:00 AM (Central) Cattle and Items On Display 12:00 PM Bidding Opens 1:00 PM Bidding Closes on 1st Pen UF/IFAS NFREC Beef Research Unit (One mile west of Greenwood, FL on Hwy 162) Selling Commercial Crossbred Females (AngusX, BrangusX, and Braford): ≈25 Pregnant yearling heifers ≈10 Pregnant cows ≈20 Open or …

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Antique Tractor Drive and Pull November 20 & 21

As a part of their Farm-City Festival, the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring an antique tractor drive and pull  November 20 & 21 in Marianna, Florida.  The purpose of the festival is to celebrate the rich heritage and economic contribution that agriculture has made to the region.  If you own a tractor made …

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New UF/IFAS Fact Sheets added to EDIS in November & 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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November 2014 Panhandle Weather Summary

Much of the Southeast was 4-8 degrees colder than normal for November. Cold weather came early to the Panhandle this year. Fawn station low temperatures for Wednesday, November 19. Frost around Thanksgiving is not that unusual, but a hard freeze came on November 19th, and set record lows for the area.  Satsuma citrus fruit that …

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Beekeeping in the Panhandle 4th Annual Workshop & Tradeshow November 14th and 15th

  The Florida State Beekeepers, Central Panhandle, Chipola, and Tupelo Beekeepers Associations, in partnership with the Florida Department of Agriculture, and UF/IFAS Extension, are proud to offer the 4th annual Beekeepers Workshop & Trade-show November 14th & 15th! This event will provide hands-on educational opportunities including interaction with expert beekeepers, open hive demonstrations, and more!  …

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Sugarcane Field Day – November 6

The Sugarcane Field Day is for anyone interested in learning about and obtaining different varieties of sugarcane for growing on their farm or garden.  The event is held at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), in Quincy where a nursery of chewing, syrup, and crystal sugar varieties are kept. At the end of the …

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EQIP Application Deadline November 21

  EQIP funds can provide cost share funds for conservation practices such as a water trough system in pastures to allow additional cross fencing and sensitive wetland protection. The National Farm Bill provides conservation funding for America’s farms and ranches through USDA’s Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS).  One of the most popular program is the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/04/eqip-application-deadline-november-21/

Antique Tractor Drive and Pull November 21 & 22

As a part of their Farm-City Festival, the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring an antique tractor drive and pull  November 21 & 22 in Marianna, Florida.  The purpose of the festival is to celebrate the rich heritage and economic contribution that agriculture has made to the region.  If you own a tractor made …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/09/26/antique-tractor-drive-and-pull-november-21-22/

Gulf Coast Agritourism and Ecotourism Business Development Conference Announced for November

The UF/IFAS Extension Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and Naturally EscaRosa would like to invite agritour and ecotour providers to the 2014 Agri/Eco-tourism Business Development Conference on November 5-6, 2014. The conference is geared for businesses wishing to enhance and develop their offerings. Owners, operators and employees of u-pick operations, fresh produce markets, corn mazes, …

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November 2013 Weather Summary

National Weather Service precipitation estimates for November 2013. November, much like the previous two months was more normal for rainfall.  The wet spot in November was in Carabelle, with over 4 inches recorded, compared to the dry location, Monticello where less than an inch fell.  The average rainfall for the region in November was 2.9″.  …

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