In this Issue:
  • Burlin and Levi Findley Families Honored as 2017 Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year
  • 2017 Panhandle Ag e-News Reader’s Choice Awards
  • Friday Feature: Cindale Farms 2017 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award Video
  • Cindale Dairy Receives Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award
  • Panhandle Ag e-News 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards
  • Davy and Strange Families Honored as Santa Rosa Farm Families of the Year
  • Three Panhandle Farms Recognized through the 2016 SE Hay Contest
  • Red Hills Small Farm Alliance Recognized by National Farm Credit for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Panhandle Ag e-News 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards
  • Douglas & Ronnie Walker Honored as Jefferson County Agricultural Innovators
  • Awards & Recognition

    Burlin and Levi Findley Families Honored as 2017 Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year

    On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, the Burlin and Levi Findley families, of Wild Boar Farms were honored as the 2017 Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year, during the 51st Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour. The Findleys received the award from Santa Rosa County Commissioners Don Salter, Bob Cole and Sam Parker, along with …

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    2017 Panhandle Ag e-News Reader’s Choice Awards

    The Panhandle Ag Team would like to thank our subscribers for your regular interest and support of this project, and for your help in spreading the word so more producers sign up each week.The Panhandle Ag e-News project began in April of 2012. Over the past six years, 1,206 articles have been published …

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    Friday Feature: Cindale Farms 2017 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award Video

    This week’s featured video was produced by the Florida Department of Agriculture (FDACS) to showcase the 2017 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award winners. Cindale Dairy, near Marianna, FL was one of three Florida farms recognized by FDACS in November 2017.  In addition to the video, you can also read about the dairy in the article that …

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    Cindale Dairy Receives Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award

    Source:  Florida Department of Agriculture

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam announced on November 1, 2017 the recipients of the Commissioner’s Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award, which recognizes the environmentally innovative farming techniques of Florida’s farmers and ranchers. This year’s recipients are: Brad and Meghan Austin and Dale and Cindy Eade of Cindale Farms

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    Panhandle Ag e-News 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards

    The Panhandle Ag e-news project began in April of 2012.  Over the past five years,  1,131 articles have been published that are searchable by topic area, keyword, author, or by using the search engine box provided on the site.  The Panhandle Agriculture Extension Team is made up of 40 county agents and specialists serving …

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    Davy and Strange Families Honored as Santa Rosa Farm Families of the Year

    On Tuesday, October 4, 2016, the John Davy and Glen Strange families of Panhandle Growers, Inc. were honored as the 2016 Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year during the 50th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour. The daylong tour stopped at Panhandle Growers where John and Glen and their wives received the award …

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    Three Panhandle Farms Recognized through the 2016 SE Hay Contest

    The 2016 Southeastern Hay Contest (SEHC) presented by Massey Ferguson was a fierce competition, with 269 entries vying for the top spot. Three Florida Panhandle Farms were recognized for excellent quality hay:  Bill Conrad, Bascom had the third place entry in the alfalfa division with an RFQ score of 238, and Stoltzfus Farms, Blountstown  RFQ-168 …

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    Red Hills Small Farm Alliance Recognized by National Farm Credit for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

    Announced at the National Ag Day in Washington, D.C., the Red Hills Small Farm Alliance (RHSFA) became one of the Top 100 Honorees recognized by the National Farm Credit System for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives honorees include leaders and visionaries from across the country. The RHSFA was selected …

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    Panhandle Ag e-News 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards

    2015 was an even more successful year for the Panhandle Ag e-News electronic newsletter project.  There were a total of 258 articles contributed by 37 County Agents and State Specialist authors in 2015.  This year the website registered over 108,044 total web page views as compared to 68,571 in 2014 (56% increase). Word is …

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    Douglas & Ronnie Walker Honored as Jefferson County Agricultural Innovators

    On Tuesday August 4, 2015, twelve Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jefferson County Opera House, in Monticello.  This is the fifth year these two organizations have teamed up to honor a selection of the most innovative farmers from the Florida …

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