Many of our favorite perennials benefit from dividing. Learn the techniques In the Garden with Escambia Extension.
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Our change in season means it is time to start growing your favorite warm season herbs. Learn about planting and growing herbs In the Garden with Escambia Extension.
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University of Florida Extension in Escambia County is partnering with the UF IFAS Extension in Leon County, SunFarm Energy, and Compass Solar Energy to sponsor a 3-hour primer on solar photovoltaic (PV) [electricity from solar panels]. Remote instructors include solar professionals with Independent Green Technologies, City of Tallahassee Utilities, Talquin Electric Cooperative and the Leon …
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National Salt Awareness Week March 10 – 16, 2017 is National Salt Awareness Week. Salt is the main source of sodium in the American diet. Sodium is a mineral only needed by the body in small amounts. It is found in foods, mostly as sodium chloride. Sodium has an important role in maintaining good health, …
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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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The University of Florida IFAS Extension and the Beekeeping in the Panhandle Working Group has once again teamed up to offer the 6th Annual Beekeeper’s Workshop & Tradeshow on April 21st and 22nd at the Washington County Agriculture Center, 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, FL 32428. The activities will take place from 8:00 am – 5:00 …
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Escambia County 4-H Foundation, Inc., will hold a meeting on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 5:00 pm, at the Langley Bell 4-H Center – located at 3730 Stefani Road, Cantonment, FL. For further questions, please contact Susan Hendrix @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 850-475-5230.
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Learn the best planting techniques for your new container tree or shrub.
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BREAKFAST: 8:00 to 9:00 FIELD TOUR: 9:00 to 12:00 Wild Turkey Management Workshop Thursday, February 23, 2017 LOCATION: 1 mile south of Hwy 85 N on Ludlum Road east of Laurel Hill, FL 32567 Breakfast will be provided free of charge but you must pre-register by February16, 2017. To pre-register contact Billie Clayton at (850) …
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