In this Issue:
  • Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum – November 28
  • 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights
  • 2017 Beef Conference Presentations and Highlights
  • 2016 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Highlights with Links to Presentations
  • 2016 Beef Conference Highlights with Links to Presentations
  • In Case You Missed It – Cucurbit & Satsuma Meeting Content is now Online
  • Highlights and Presentations from the 2015 Beef Conference
  • Know your Hay, B, C’s!
  • Production Meeting

    Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum – November 28

    Please make plans to join us on November 28th, 2017 for the Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum. The meeting will be held at the Ag Center in Bonifay, FL. A steak dinner will be sponsored by Southern Cattle Company. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by November  22nd  so we can get a head count …

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    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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    2017 Beef Conference Presentations and Highlights

    The 32nd annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference & Trade Show was held on February 8, 2017 in Marianna, at the Jackson County Extension Office.  Five speakers provided information to help beef cattle ranchers focus on “Crucial Management in Challenging Times.”  In addition to the presentations, there were 28 companies and organizations that provide products, equipment, …

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    2016 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Highlights with Links to Presentations

    Jackson County Extension hosted the 2016 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course on Thursday, March 3, 2016.  Extension Specialists from Florida, Georgia, and Alabama came to relay new and pertinent information concerning crops to farmers. Attendees were able to attain CEUs for their restricted use pesticide license as well as for Certified Crop Consultants. A total of …

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    2016 Beef Conference Highlights with Links to Presentations

    The 31st annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference was one of the best in the long history of this event.  175 people attended the event this year that featured seven presentations and a trade show of 28 companies and organizations that provide products and services to the cattle industry in the Southeast.

    The focus of the …

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    In Case You Missed It – Cucurbit & Satsuma Meeting Content is now Online

    Thank you to all those who attended the Tri-State Cucurbit and Panhandle Satsuma Meetings held in Jackson County!  We had a great turnout at both meetings, and we even had some folks from as far away as Statesboro, GA.  Don’t fret if you were unable to attend one of these meetings, or if you attended and …

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    Highlights and Presentations from the 2015 Beef Conference

    More than 160 cattle ranchers, allied industry representatives, extension agents and specialists came together to make the 30th annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference one of the best ever.  The boost in attendance from previous years was, without a doubt, thanks to the help the Florida Cattlemen’s Association provided by spreading the word about this year’s …

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    Know your Hay, B, C’s!

    Hay storage is a little different from the days in the picture above (1913), but two things haven’t changed.
    Hay is never any better quality than it is when it’s cut, and all kinds of things happen to reduce the quantity of hay that makes it into the stomach of your livestock.

    “Know Your …

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