Agriculture

2017 Field Corn Day

UF/IFAS WEST FLORIDA RESEARCH AND EDUCATION CENTER FRIDAY, JULY 28, 2017 • 10am – 12pm   4253 Experiment Road, HWY 182,                                    Jay, Florida 32565                                  Sponsored Lunch TOPICS Nutrient Management in Corn                      Corn Earworm and Fall Armyworm in Florida Panhandle:  What We Need to Know   For meal planning purposes, please call Bethany …

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SOUTHWEST ALABAMA STORED GRAIN WORKSHOP

Pesticide recertification points and Certified Crop Advisor Points will be available. Sponsored by the Alabama Wheat and Feed Grain Checkoff  Committee. Thanks to Shelly Farms and Perdido Farms for hosting the workshop July 18, 2017 Southwest Alabama Stored Grain Workshop Shelly Farms – Bell Creek Road, Atmore, Alabama Registration is free. Please PRE-REGISTER by contacting Kim …

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1st Annual Banquet

  Quality Deer Management Association – Escambia Branch   1st Annual Banquet When:  Friday, May 19, 2017 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. Where:  Skopelos at New World Landing 600 S Palafox Street, Pensacola, FL 32502 Tickets: $50 Singer,  $75 Couple (price includes meal and QDMA membership or renewal!) Sponsor, Corporate and youth tickets also available. For …

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COLD HARDY CITRUS FIELD DAY

UF/IFAS EXTENSION MADISON AND TAYLOR COUNTIES COLD HARDY CITRUS FIELD DAY SATURDAY APRIL 29, 2017 FLORIDA / GEORGIA CITRUS 5314 BOSTON HWY MONTICELLO, FL 32344 ColdHardyFlyerFlyer

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Brassica carinata Summit

  March 29-31, 2017   Featuring: Updates on carinata markets, technical sessions, carinata production and management, research plot tours and demos, commercial production site visit Contact:: Sheeja George:  sheejageorge@ufl.edu; 850-284-1334 Jeff Klingenberg; jklingenberg@agrisoma.com; 229-386-1334 Christine Bliss; clbiss@agrisoma.com; 850-559-7118    

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Starting a Successful Hydroponic Business

UF/IFAS Extension offers “Starting a Successful Hydroponic Business” two-day short courses When:    March 13-14 or March 17-18, 2017 Where: Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center,  8202 County Road 417,  Live Oak, FL 32060 Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/starting-a-successful-hydroponic-business-registration-28233604471   This program will feature demonstration and hands-on activities inside three greenhouses, a shade house, and an outdoor production area at …

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Citrus Health Forum

Florida citrus growers are welcomed to attend the 2017 Citrus Health Forum, February 23rd at the North Florida Research and Education Center, 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL. With the continuous development of cold-hardy citrus varieties, and improvement in freeze protection, there has been a significant growth in North Florida citrus in recent years. During the last decade, satsuma …

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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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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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