Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training – October 21

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training – October 21

UF/IFAS Jefferson County Extension will be hosting a Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) Training on Monday, October 21, 2019 in Monticello.  The training will begin at 8:00 AM at the Florida Georgia Citrus, 5314 Boston Highway, Monticello, Florida. Who Should Attend? Fruit...
2019 Florida Pecan Field Day – October 3

2019 Florida Pecan Field Day – October 3

The annual Florida Pecan Field Day and Florida Pecan Growers Association Annual Meeting will be held on October 3, 2019 at the UF/IFAS Jefferson County Extension Office, 2729 W. Washington Highway, Monticello, Florida. All pecan growers are invited to attend....
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....