2022 Watermelon Field Day – May 3

2022 Watermelon Field Day – May 3

The Watermelon Field Day will be held at the Watson’s Farm near Trenton, Florida on May 3rd, 2022. The Field Day will begin at 6:00pm (EST) at one of the Watson fields near the intersection of NW 60th Avenue and NW 165th Street, southwest of Trenton. Dinner will be...
UF/IFAS & UGA Corn Silage Field Day – May 26

UF/IFAS & UGA Corn Silage Field Day – May 26

The UF/IFAS Forage Team, in partnership with UGA Extension, will host the  2022 Corn Silage and Forage Field Day on Thursday, May 26th, at the Plant Science Research and Education unit, in Citra, Florida (2556 West Highway 318, Citra, FL 32113). This is a...
Protect Your Well Water Quality

Protect Your Well Water Quality

  The majority of rural residents in the Florida Panhandle rely on groundwater from private wells for home consumption. Groundwater is also the major source of water used in agricultural production. While public water systems are regulated federally to ensure...
2022 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Conference – May 6 & 7

2022 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Conference – May 6 & 7

  The University of Florida IFAS Extension and the Beekeeping in the Panhandle Working Group has once again teamed up to offer the 9th Annual Beekeeping in the Panhandle Conference on Friday, May 6th and Saturday, May 7th 2022, at the Washington County Ag Center,...
Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour – April 22

Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour – April 22

  Join us for a Beef and Forage BMP Farm Tour on April 22nd from 9:00 am to 12 pm CDT. We will meet at the Granberry Farm from 9:00 AM Central to 10:15 AM, and then travel in your own vehicle to Bishop Farms where we will be from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, ending with...
Blueberry Production Forum – April 5

Blueberry Production Forum – April 5

  UF/IFAS and FAMU Extension in Gadsden County are planning a Small Fruit Entomology Forum in Quincy at the NFREC (155 Research Road) on April 5th. This event is open to local small fruit producers who are interested in learning about entomology and pest...