2019 Gadsden Tomato Forum – December 5

2019 Gadsden Tomato Forum – December 5

The annual Tomato Forum will be held in Gadsden County on Thursday, December 5, 2019.  The event will be hosted by the UF/IFAS Gadsden County Extension at the North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy, Florida from 8:45 AMto12:00 PM eastern time. Topics to...
Preparing for Winter Weeds in Pastures

Preparing for Winter Weeds in Pastures

With the weather remaining relatively warm later in the season, winter weeds may be slow to get their start. Drought throughout much of the Panhandle has added to their sluggishness. That however, does not mean they’ve given up. Even if you haven’t noticed them in...
Friday Feature: Scouting Crop Fields with Drones

Friday Feature: Scouting Crop Fields with Drones

This week’s featured video was produced by Matthew Sligar, who has created a YouTube channel called Rice Farming TV.  Matthew enjoys sharing interesting things he does on his California rice farming operation.  This video shows how he uses a new type of drone to...
Ready to Reforest? Consider Chemical Site Prep

Ready to Reforest? Consider Chemical Site Prep

With the first timber planting season post Hurricane Michael beginning in just a few months, Northwest Florida timber farmers should begin the process of aggressively prepping sites for reforestation.  While the majority of site prep work that has been focused on...