Soil Science

Composting and Recycling

Home landscapes have plenty of materials that can be transformed into a wonderful soil amendment. Join Escambia Extension on Friday, January 22 from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. to learn about techniques to compost yard debris and recycle in the garden. Please pre register by calling 475-5230 or emailing bbolles@ufl.edu Program will be in the Langley …

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Moving UF/IFAS Extension Forward – Join us December 7th

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Extension Farm Field Day August 27, 2015 at Jay, FL

The West Florida Research and Education Center invites you to the 2015 Extension Farm Field Day.  Topics include Weed control tools for row crops, Cotton Target Spot: Strategies for control, Peanut Varieties, Weed management in sesame and carinata production, Use of new 2,4-D resistant crops in integrated management of herbicide resistant weeds Sesame: A potential …

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Teach the Teacher International Year of Soil Workshop – July 7, 2015

This summer, the University of Florida IFAS Soil Science Department is offering a one-day, Teach the Teacher International Year of Soil Workshop for educators at locations throughout the state of Florida to learn more about soils and how to relate that information back to their students.  The workshop will be comprised of in-class lectures, activity …

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