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Workshop on New and Re-emerging Rose Diseases and Pests, July 11, 1-5 pm.

Come to this free workshop to learn about the latest results of University of Florida and national research on roses. Receive hands-on training on symptoms and management of rose rosette disease, rose mosaic disease, crown gall, and rose pests.   FL Pesticide CEUs, FNGLA CEUs and GA Pesticide CEUs have been applied for!   This …

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Southwest Alabama Stored Grain Workshop – July 18

Grain farmers should make plans to attend the Southwest Alabama Stored Grains Workshop that will be held July 18, 2017 at Shelly Farms in Atmore, Alabama.  This will be a hands on workshop on grain drying, automated bin management systems, and stored grain integrated pest management (IPM). Registration is free, but please PRE-REGISTER by contacting Kim Wilkins, …

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Soil Moisture Sensor Workshop – June 21

The Jackson County Extension Office will host a soil moisture sensor workshop on June 21, 2017. The address is 2741 Penn Ave, Marianna FL 32448. The workshop will feature both indoor and outdoor components where participants will learn about three types of soil moisture sensors that can be valuable tools to improve irrigation efficiency: Sentek …

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Mead Making Workshop – June 17

The Jackson County Master Gardeners are hosting a Mead Making Workshop on Saturday, June 17 at the Jackson County Agricultural Center Classroom, 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, FL. Registration opens at 8:30 AM (Central Time) and the event will end at 2:00 PM. Mead is an alcoholic beverage made from fermenting honey. Mead is described in …

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Pond Weed Management Workshop June 8th

Weeds can transform a pond from a source of enjoyment to a source of frustration. A workshop on June 8 will help enable pond owners to more effectively battle unwanted weeds.  UF/IFAS Photo by Tyler Jones. A pond can be a source of great enjoyment or great frustration for a landowner. Excessive growth of aquatic …

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Forest Stewardship Workshop : Sell Your Timber for What it’s Worth – May 25

May 25, 2017 9:00 am– 2:00 pm ET UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL,32351 Join us to learn the necessary steps to get the best return on your timber investment and meet your forest management objectives. This workshop will cover local timber markets, the guidelines timberland owners should follow …

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Genomics Workshop for Cattle Producers – March 23

Figure 1. Replacement beef heifers at the University of Florida North Florida Research and Education Center. Over the last decade, cattle production has experienced technological growth unmatched in the industry’s history. Currently, cattle producers are faced with making management decisions on how to integrate these advancements into their operations, and determining if they will increase …

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2017 Beekeeping Workshop and Trade Show – April 21 & 22

A beekeeper handling a bee hive during a demonstration. Photo Credit: Tyler Jones, UF/IFAS. The UF/IFAS Publication “Keeping Bees in Florida,” reports “There are over 4,000 registered beekeepers in the state of Florida (as of June 2016). Nearly three quarters of these are considered “backyard” beekeepers (0–10 colonies), while the remaining quarter are “sideline commercial” …

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Feral Swine Workshop – March 9

___ Feral Swine Workshop Thursday, March 9, 2017 4 p.m. CST Jackson County Extension Office – North Meeting Room 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue – Marianna, FL 32448 This workshop is open to all landowners, farmers, hunters, trappers of wild hogs, as well as other animal industry and government officials.  The workshop is being provided at no …

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Save the Date! Basic Goat Production Workshop – July 13

Basic Goat Production Workshop If you are interested in learning more about goats for a 4-H Project with your kids, or your small herd for your farm, make plans now to attend a workshop on July 13, 2017 from 9:00 AM –  4:00 PM at the UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension Office. This training is open …

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