In this Issue:
  • Citrus Health Forum – April 19
  • Mandatory Dicamba Resistant Crop Training – March 16
  • Holmes County CEU Workshop – January 30
  • 2018 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 1
  • 2018 Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series – March 19-22
  • Tri-State Cucurbit Workshop – January 25
  • Panhandle Satsuma Workshop – February 27
  • 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights
  • 2016 Peanut Field Day a Success in Spite of the Rain
  • Earn Pesticide License CEUs – Attend the Great CEU Round-Up
  • CEU’s Offered

    Citrus Health Forum – April 19

    The faculty and staff at the North Florida Research and Education Center would like to invite citrus producers to the Citrus Health Forum, to be held April 19, 2018, at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center, in Quincy, Florida.  Potential attendees of this meeting will include citrus growers, nursery owners, extension agents, …

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    Mandatory Dicamba Resistant Crop Training – March 16

    Friday March 16, 2018 10:00 AM -12:00 PM Eastern, 9:00-11:00 Central Live Video Conference to be hosted simultaneously by UF/IFAS Extension Offices across North Florida

    Purpose of the Training

    In 2017, dicamba resistant crops were registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to receive dicamba herbicide applications over-the-top of growing cotton or soybean …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2018/02/09/mandatory-dicamba-resistant-crop-training-march-16/

    Holmes County CEU Workshop – January 30

    Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) are needed by agricultural producers and workers to maintain their pesticide applicator licenses through the Florida Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services. 

    The UF/IFAS Extension Office in Holmes County will host a CEU Workshop on January 30th that will provide 3 CORE CEUs(Chapter 482 & 487) in the morning, and 3 Private …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2018/01/26/holmes-county-ceu-workshop-january-30/

    2018 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 1

    Farmers from across the Florida Panhandle, as well as southern Alabama and Georgia are invited to attend the 2018 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course to be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018. The meeting will be hosted by Jackson County Extension at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, 2741 Penn Ave., Marianna, FL. Registration and …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2018/01/19/2018-panhandle-row-crop-short-course-march-1/

    2018 Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series – March 19-22

    The Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series is a multi-county collaboration between Holmes, Washington, Jackson, and Calhoun Extension agents. This year the series is March 19-22 and will take place in Marianna at the Jackson County Extension Office. Registration is $10/session and refreshments will be provided. Sessions start each day with registration at 7:45am (CST). …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2018/01/19/2018-central-panhandle-pesticide-training-series-march-19-22/

    Tri-State Cucurbit Workshop – January 25

    Tri-State Cucurbit Workshop, January 25th
    Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center

    2741 Penn Ave, Marianna, FL

    850-482-9620 SCHEDULE (Central Time)

    • 7:30  Registration & Meet with Vendors
    • 8:00  Pesticide Safety & Handling – Matt Lollar, UF/IFAS Jackson County
    • 8:50  Cucurbit Disease Control – Mathews Paret, UF/IFAS Plant …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/12/15/tri-state-cucurbit-workshop-january-25/

    Panhandle Satsuma Workshop – February 27

    Panhandle Satsuma Workshop Cherokee Satsumas’ Packing House Tuesday, February 27 1525 Fairview Rd, Marianna, FL SCHEDULE (Central Time)

    • 7:30  Registration & Meet with Vendors
    • 8:00  Update on the North Florida Citrus Industry – Matt Lollar, UF/IFAS Jackson County
    • 8:20  Mite Control in Citrus – Philip …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/12/15/panhandle-satsuma-workshop-february-27/

    2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights

    The annual Panhandle Row Crop Short Course was hosted by Jackson County Extension on Thursday, March 2, 2017.  Extension Specialists from Florida, Georgia, and Alabama spoke to attendees providing production recommendations and various management tips for row crops farmers. Continuing education units (CEUs) were offered at the event for those with a restricted use pesticide license (Florida, …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/03/10/2017-panhandle-row-crop-short-course-presentations-and-highlights/

    2016 Peanut Field Day a Success in Spite of the Rain

    Despite the rainy weather, the annual UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day was held on Thursday, August 11, 2016. The event took place at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), where specialists from both Florida and Georgia spoke to attendees regarding research findings and production management. Roughly 150 people turned out for the event regardless …

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    Earn Pesticide License CEUs – Attend the Great CEU Round-Up

    The Great CEU Round-Up
    July 27, 2016 8am-4pm EDT

    It’s that time of year again, the Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA) and UF/IFAS have teamed up to present The Great CEU Round-Up. Designed to allow pesticide license holders to earn up to six CEUs, this all day program will be streamed online to participating …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/05/27/earn-pesticide-license-ceus-attend-the-great-ceu-round-up/

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