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...
Forestry Hurricane Recovery Workshop  – February 12

Forestry Hurricane Recovery Workshop – February 12

Taking the Next Steps to Salvage and Restore Forests and Natural Resources Impacted by Hurricane Michael Date: February 12, 2019 Sign in at 9:00 am CST – Concludes at 5:00 pm CST – Lunch provided Rivertown Community Church 19359 Highway 71 Blountstown,...
2018 Weather Summary and 1st Quarter Outlook

2018 Weather Summary and 1st Quarter Outlook

Many folks in the Panhandle were more than happy to take down their 2018 calendar to start a new year.  The weather in 2018 is the main reason for the renewed optimism provided by a new year.  There were really two elements that stood out as to what made 2018 a...
Assessing Structural Damage After the Storm

Assessing Structural Damage After the Storm

The United States has suffered a series of devastating natural disasters in a relatively short time: September’s Hurricane Florence in North Carolina, October’s Hurricane Michael in Panhandle Florida, November’s Camp Fires in California, and most recently, the...
Farmer Stress Management After the Storm

Farmer Stress Management After the Storm

Living and working on a farm or cattle ranch offers many obstacles and opportunities to grow, change, and develop. Many farmers and producers, however, live under constant stress and anxiety of how and when decisions need to be made and the lasting effect it will have...