Escambia County Extension Calendar

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Winter Time Herbs

There are several herbs that thrive in cooler winter temperatures.  There is still time for you to plant seeds of dill and parsley and transplants of your favorite thyme.  The dill will go to seed in spring, the parsley will last for two seasons, and the thyme will spread in the garden for many years.  …

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Escambia County Alabama – Peanut Production Meeting

Come join us!!   Topics include: Market Outlook Variety Selection Insect Control Disease Update To Register:  Call Escambia County Extension 251-867-7760 February 22, 2017 11:00 a.m. Grace Fellowship Church 1412 East Nashville Avenue Atmore, AL 36502 Kim Wilkins Regional Extension Agent Agronomic Crops wilkikj@aces.edu Click here to download flyer    

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Crop Production Meeting

RSVP DEADLINE FEBRUARY 6 Topic Include: 2017 Crops Update, Variety Comparisons, Scouting, New Chemistry, & What we learned from 2016   Baldwin County February 13, 2017 Farmers’ Federation Building, behind ALFA 21332 St. Hwy 59 S. Robertsdale, AL 36567 5:00 p.m. RSVP:  251-937-7176 Mobile County February 13, 2017 Lighthouse Restaurant 124 Padgett Switch Rd Bayou …

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Farm Day 2017

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1ST REGISTRATION STARTS AT 8am Dr. Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia: Row Crop Diseases—Control, New Products, Emerging Pathogens Dr. Mike Mulvaney: Nitrogen management for Southeast row crops Dr. Kelly Morgan: FDACS and FDEP implementation of BMPs Dr. David Wright, UF/IFAS: Making a profit with row crops using key management practices FSA AND NRCS …

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Timber Tax Workshop

  The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is offering workshops on income tax issues related to owning timberland and the production of forest products. TOPICS • Tax aspects of acquiring land • Allocating basis • Setting up timber accounts • Using separately identifiable properties • Calculating depletion allowance • Reporting income from harvesting timber • Reporting the cost …

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Winter Vegetable Video

Learn about growing vegetables in winter from Escambia Extension.  View the video.  

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Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show – February 8th

Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show – February 8th The 32nd annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 8th in the Agriculture Conference Center, at the Jackson County Extension Office, located at 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central time, …

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Gardening Program and Tree Giveaway

Not all the plants in your landscape may be beneficial. There are invasive exotic plants that can take over an area and impact native plants and animals. The Master Gardeners will present a program on recognizing common invasive plants and the best techniques for removing these plants All those pre registered (up to 50) will …

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2017 Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting

  The 2017 Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 19 at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center, 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration opens at 7:30 AM (Central Time) and the event will end at 1:00 PM. This meeting will provide the latest research information for commercial growers of watermelons, cantaloupe, squash …

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2016/17 Florida Bull Test Sale

Scheduled for January 21, 2017 at the NFREC Beef Unit in Marianna, FL The 17th Florida Bull Test was conducted at the University of Florida North Florida Research and Education center in Marianna. There were 129 consignments from 33 consignors from Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi. There were 59 Angus, 3 Brahman, 10 Charolais, 7 …

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