Aquaculture

National Seafood Month – the future of seafood

So what now? What lies ahead for the seafood industry in the Florida Panhandle?   Well I will start by saying I do not have a crystal ball… so I truly do not know, but most people plan for the future and many have looked at what COULD happen for Florida seafood.     Will …

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Recreation Pond Management Workshop

Join specialists from the University of Florida and local Extension Agents for a Pond Management Workshop on November 3, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. at the Jay Community Center (Santa Rosa County Extension Office), 5259 Booker Lane, Jay, FL 32565. Bring your pond weeds for free identification. For meal reservations, please register by phone or email …

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2014 Agritourism & Ecotourism Business Development Conference

The University of Florida (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) Extension Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and Naturally EscaRosa are pleased to announce that the 2014 Gulf Coast Agritourism & Ecotourism Business Development Conference will be held at Adventures Unlimited in Milton, Florida November 5-6. The conference will be an exciting blend of …

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Aquaponics 101

Aquaponics is a process where fish produce nutrients for plants and the plants improve the water quality for the fish.  These systems can be used to produce either vegetables and greens and/or fish for a source of food.  Either as a hobby or a supplemental income aquaponics can be a great hobby.  This program will …

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