2017 Central Florida Agri-Tourism Conference

September 26-27, 2017   REGISTER HERE   http://tinyurl.com/ CentralFL-AgritourismConf   Participants must register in advance Registration ends September 22   COST Register by September 8 Both days: $70 (limited to 55 tickets) First Day only: $35 Register by September 9-22 First day only: $45.00   PolkAgriTourismFlyerPrint    

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Escambia County 4-H Foundation, Inc. Executive Committee Meeting

Escambia County 4-H Foundation, Inc. Executive Committee meeting on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 5:30 p.m., at the Langley Bell 4-H Center – located at 3730 Stefani Road, Cantonment, FL.  For further questions, please contact Susan Hendrix @ shendrix@ufl.edu or 850-475-5230.

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Hydrangeas for the Garden

Learn about a few hydrangeas for the Gulf Coast garden from Carol Lord with UF IFAS Extension Escambia County.

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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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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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2017 Summer Contractors Continuing Education

Earn all 14 required CEHs by attending the University of Florida’s two-day, 14-hour Summer Continuing Education program. Created by the Program for Resource Efficient Communities, these highly interactive continuing education programs provide credits for contractors as well as inspectors, engineers, interior designers, and architects.   2017 Summer Contractors Cont Ed  

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Deer Fly Management for Homeowners

A bite from a deer fly (Family Tabanidae) is a truly unpleasant experience. It is not only painful but many people have an allergic reaction that results in a swollen itchy welt at the sight of the bite. Although there are not many management techniques, homeowners can make a trap to help limit some activity …

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Zoysiagrass Workshop for Horticulture Industry professionals

Zoysiagrass is becoming a very popular turf for new lawns and developments.  Beyond the installation, do you as a landscape maintenance professional know how to properly care for zoysiagrass so that it continues to grow well and look appealing after installation?  Plan to attend the Evidence-based Zoysiagrass Management workshop to learn about specific care techniques …

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The Great CEU Round-up

Presented by Florida Turfgrass Association and University of Florida Where:  Escambia County Extension                                                    When:  July 26, 2017,  8:30 – 4:00 pm EDT 3740 Stefani Road Pensacola, FL 32533 AGENDA 8:30 – 9:00       Registration 9:00—9:50       Pesticides, Pollinators, & Politics in Turf & Ornamentals by Dr. Fred Fishel 10:00 – 10:50   Environmental Fate of …

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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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