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Great Florida Cattle Drive Film Screening May 18

Chipola College in Marianna, Florida will host a movie screening of the PBS documentary film, “The Great Florida Cattle Drive: Unbroken Circles,” Thursday, May 18, at 6 p.m., at their Dr. Gene Prough Center for the Arts (3094 Indian Circle, Marianna, FL 32446).  This film captures highlights from the Great Florida Cattle Drive that took …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/13/great-florida-cattle-drive-film-screening-may-18/

Great Florida Cattle Drive of 2016

The Great Florida Cattle Drive of 2016 will run January 23rd through January 30th, 2016.  Yes, it is going to happen once again and registration for the event is now underway.  The event will begin at the historic Whaley ranch on Canoe Creek Road south of St Cloud and end at the new Silver Spurs Arena …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/01/16/great-florida-cattle-drive-of-2016/

Cotton Marketing News: Once Again In Need of a 4-Wheel Drive

Cotton once again seems to be meandering in the muck and mire and going nowhere. The recent rally to near the 65-cent area fizzled out and prices have since retreated back near the “old support” area of roughly 62 cents. December futures actually closed the week on good note—at 63.32, up 100 points for the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/11/06/cotton-marketing-news-once-again-in-need-of-a-4-wheel-drive/

Antique Tractor Drive and Pull November 20 & 21

As a part of their Farm-City Festival, the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring an antique tractor drive and pull  November 20 & 21 in Marianna, Florida.  The purpose of the festival is to celebrate the rich heritage and economic contribution that agriculture has made to the region.  If you own a tractor made …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/19/antique-tractor-drive-and-pull-november-20-21/

Antique Tractor Drive and Pull November 21 & 22

As a part of their Farm-City Festival, the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring an antique tractor drive and pull  November 21 & 22 in Marianna, Florida.  The purpose of the festival is to celebrate the rich heritage and economic contribution that agriculture has made to the region.  If you own a tractor made …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/09/26/antique-tractor-drive-and-pull-november-21-22/

Panhandle Peanut Butter Drive a Success

Santa Rosa County Extension collected 378 jars of Peanut Butter weighing in at just under 500 pounds. 3439 Jars of peanut Butter collected for Donation to Food pantries in the Florida Panhandle County Extension Offices in 15 Northwest Florida Counties took part in the “Take a bite out of HUNGER”  Peanut Butter Food Drive Campaign …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/11/21/panhandle-peanut-butter-drive-a-success/