Photo by Eric Zamora, UF/IFAS.

The annual Florida Pecan Field Day and Florida Pecan Growers Association Annual Meeting will be held on October 3, 2019 at the UF/IFAS Jefferson County Extension Office, 2729 W. Washington Highway, Monticello, Florida.

All pecan growers are invited to attend.

Registration begins at 8:30 AM EST. Topics to be addressed include: nematode management, pecan scab management, post-harvest considerations, direct marketing, an economic update, and a harvesting equipment demonstration. Lunch will be provided. Pesticide CEUs will be available at registration.

Approved CEUs:
• Florida CEUs (1 CORE 487 & 482, 1 Private, Tree Crop)
• Georgia CEUs approved (3 Commercial Ag Plant, 2 Private)

The cost of the event is $10. Everyone is asked to preregister to provide an accurate count for lunch. Register online or by calling the UF/IFAS Jefferson County Extension Office at 850-342-0187.

 

Danielle Sprague

Danielle Sprague is an Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Agent for Jefferson County.