Monthly Archive: December 2016

Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show – February 8th

Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show – February 8th The 32nd annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 8th in the Agriculture Conference Center,¬†at the Jackson County Extension Office, located at 2741 Penn Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central time, …

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Gardening Program and Tree Giveaway

Not all the plants in your landscape may be beneficial. There are invasive exotic plants that can take over an area and impact native plants and animals. The Master Gardeners will present a program on recognizing common invasive plants and the best techniques for removing these plants All those pre registered (up to 50) will …

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2017 Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting

  The 2017 Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 19 at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center, 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration opens at 7:30 AM (Central Time) and the event will end at 1:00 PM. This meeting will provide the latest research information for commercial growers of watermelons, cantaloupe, squash …

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2016/17 Florida Bull Test Sale

Scheduled for January 21, 2017 at the NFREC Beef Unit in Marianna, FL The 17th Florida Bull Test was conducted at the University of Florida North Florida Research and Education center in Marianna. There were 129 consignments from 33 consignors from Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi. There were 59 Angus, 3 Brahman, 10 Charolais, 7 …

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Arbor Day Mail Art Call

Celebrate trees this Arbor Day by sending mail art to the Extension office. Be creative and have fun! When you create mail art, you send unique, small works of art – mixed media welcomed – through the postal service. Make your own drawing, collage, painting or photo based on the theme “Strong Trees, Strong Communities” …

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