Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 2

Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 2

March 2- Panhandle Row Crop Short Course (Marianna, FL) The Jackson County Extension Office (2741 Penn Ave., Marianna, FL) will host the annual Panhandle Row Crop Short Course, on Thursday, March 2nd. Registration and trade show open at 7:15 AM (Central) with the...
Pesticide Applicator Trainings December 5-7

Pesticide Applicator Trainings December 5-7

UF/IFAS Extension, Washington County is offering a series of trainings for licensed applicators or those who would like to obtain a Florida Pesticide Applicators License. Each session will provide CEUs for licensed applicators and serve as exam preparation for those...
Petition to Revoke use of Thimet and Orthene in Peanuts

Petition to Revoke use of Thimet and Orthene in Peanuts

  Dr. Mark Abney, UGA Peanut Entomologist An NGO group is currently petitioning the US EPA to revoke all food use tolerances for the organophosphate class of chemistry. In peanut this means phorate (Thimet) and acephate (Orthene). This is not a good situation....