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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Aucilla River Sinks Hike

Registration to hike the Aucilla River Sinks with your Extension Natural Resource Agents is now open to participants in previous Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! field tours. We hope you will join us for this 4.5-mile interpretive hike through one of the Panhandle’s most amazing karst landscapes and culturally significant places – home to the First Floridians!  For more information click Here.

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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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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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Pasture Program to Focus on Toxic Plants

Pasture Program to Focus on Toxic Plants   North Florida pastures and grazing lands harbor a wide range of plants that can be toxic to grazing animals. Toxic effects can range from nearly instant death to long term organ damage resulting in chronic underperformance. There is wide variation in which parts of which plants are …

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2014 NFREC Beef/Forage Day

See attached flyer Click here.

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Eastern Equine Encephalitis Confirmed in Jefferson County

A horse was diagnosed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in Jefferson County last week. EEE is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitos and affects both horses and humans. The virus is found in birds and is transmitted by a mosquito which has bitten an infected bird and then bites a horse or human. The disease …

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UF/IFAS Extension 2014 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Short Course

The UF/IFAS Panhandle Agriculture Extension Team is please to offer a Beekeeping Short-Course In February and March, 2014.  These Classes will be offered via interactive video conferencing at Extension Offices across the Panhandle.  Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension Service to register, and if you have any questions.  Please see the attached flyer by clicking …

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