FDACS Hemp Rule-Making Workshop – June 24

FDACS Hemp Rule-Making Workshop – June 24

Source: FDACS News Release On June 6, 2019, Commissioner Nikki Fried is announced that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) will hold hemp rule-making workshops this month throughout the state. As the Governor is expected to sign the...
Drone Pilot Certification Exam Training – April 3

Drone Pilot Certification Exam Training – April 3

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulates drone use.  Drones need to be registered (cost is $5/drone) with the FAA and the certificate number marked on the drone. Commercial operators flying drones for business purposes must obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate...
Nutrient Management for Vegetable Crops

Nutrient Management for Vegetable Crops

Proper plant nutrition is key to a successful vegetable crop.  Too little fertilizer reduces yields.  Too much fertilizer, though not always harmful to the crop, can be economically detrimental to the farm and can negatively impact the environment.  Also, over...
Jackson County Certified Pile Burner Course – February 15

Jackson County Certified Pile Burner Course – February 15

In response to the large amount of storm debris from Hurricane Michael, the Florida Forest Service and the University of Florida Jackson County Extension Service will be offering a Certified Pile Burner Course in Marianna, Florida. Normally this course includes a $50...