In this Issue:
  • Green Industry – BMP Training
  • Why Fertilize Your Vegetable Garden Soil
  • Fall 2012

    Green Industry – BMP Training

    As of January 2014 all companies applying fertilizer, commercially “for hire”, will be required to hold a fertilizer applicators license.  In order to obtain this license you must first become GI-BMP certified. 2014 isn’t that far away.  Take the time to attend a class this fall.  Don’t wait to the last minute and have to scramble …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/hort/2012/09/13/green-industry-bmp-training/

    Why Fertilize Your Vegetable Garden Soil

    Eddie Powell Extension Horticultural Courtesy Agent I Walton County pep5@ufl.edu With spring in full swing many Florida homeowners are gearing up to grow their own vegetables. The most frequently asked question this time of year is, “why do I need to fertilize my soil?” The answer is simple – – not all nutrients are present in …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/hort/2012/05/10/why-fertilize-your-vegetable-garden-soil/