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Veteran and Small Farm Workshop

If you would like more information about this workshop please contact Jed Dillard at (850) 342-0187.  To register for the workshop please contact Jed Dillard by Tuesday, February 9, 2016.

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Creeping Indigo found in Monticello. TOXIC to Livestock!

The plant is a low growing legume with pink blooms somewhat like clover (First pic)and small bean like seed pods (second pic). Leaves contain seven to nine leaflets, and the prostrate stems creep along the soil surface. The plant can also form mats underneath a healthy pasture canopy as shown in http://www.volusia.org/core/fileparse.php/4179/urlt/Creeping-Indigo.pdf This will make it …

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Integrated Wildlife and Forestry

Florida’s Forest Stewardship Program and the Apalachicola Regional Stewardship Alliance will present a Workshop entitled:  Integrated Wildlife and Forestry on October 15, 2015, from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm ET.  The Workshop will be held at Dixie Plantation which is located at 1583 Livingston Rd, Greenville, FL  32331.  For more information about the workshop, Tentative …

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“Discover the Cover” Workshop

“Discover the Clover Workshop”  has been set for Thursday, June 4, 2015.  For More Information click here.

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Winter Annual Variety Trial

If you’ve wondered what winter annuals do in the real world, you’ll want to join us for the Jefferson County Cool Season Field Day on Saturday, April 11 from 10am to 1 pm at Asheville, FL. You’ll see 33 plots of oats, rye, triticale, rye grass, clover, medic, winter peas and vetch, plus some blends. …

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2015 AgSave$ Summit

Dear Jefferson County Farm Families: Operating a successful family farm requires meeting many challenges.  We focus on production, marketing and weather issues so intensely, we can forget to take care of the financial and family sides of the business. If you are interested in learning more about the critical issues affecting your farm and family’s …

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Extension to Host Organic Gardening Series

Do you want to produce Certified Organic vegetables for sale, grow your own organic veggies or just learn what “organic gardening” really means? The upcoming series to be held at the Jefferson County Extension Office on January 15, 22 and 29 from 7pm to 8:30pm can do that! University of Florida horticultural specialists will teach …

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4th Annual Beekeepers workshop & Trade show November 14th & 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, vendors, and more! …

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2014 NFREC Beef/Forage Day

See attached flyer Click here.

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Cool Season Grazing for Livestock and Wildlife – Jefferson Pasture Series

The next Jefferson Pasture Series – “Cool Season Grazing for Livestock and Wildlife” is scheduled for Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7:00.  The class will be held at the Jefferson County Extension Office, 2729 West Washington Hwy, Monticello, FL.  Please call or email Jed Dillard at 850-342-0187 or dillardjed@ufl.edu to register for the class.

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