Carinata Field Day – March 6

Carinata Field Day – March 6

The Southeast Partnership for Advanced Renewables from Carinata (SPARC) and the University of Florida/IFAS’ North Florida Research and Education Center are pleased to announce that a Carinata Field Day will be held in Quincy, Florida, on Wednesday, March 6,...
Horse Hooves Need Extra Care in Wet Pastures

Horse Hooves Need Extra Care in Wet Pastures

The plentiful rain fall in recent months has a number of benefits. Among these is ample moisture for forage production in pastures and paddocks.  Unfortunately, too much of a good thing (rainwater) can be detrimental, in this case, to the equine population. Thrush,...
Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 7

Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 7

Farmers from across the Florida Panhandle, as well as southern Alabama and Georgia are invited to attend the 2019 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course. The meeting will be hosted by Jackson County Extension on Thursday, March 7 at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference...
Using Man’s Best Friend to Detect Citrus Greening

Using Man’s Best Friend to Detect Citrus Greening

For decades, humans have relied on dogs to detect explosives, illegal drugs, lost people and wildlife. More recently, they have been used to detect pests such as termites, bedbugs and agricultural insect pests. Now, we can add agricultural diseases to the list....