Monthly Archive: February 2014

Florida Beef Cattle Short Course

“Manage Your Enterprise, Manage Your Herd” May 7 – 9, 2014 Professional Development Center – Gainesville, FL The course addresses issues for beef cattle enterprises at an elevated level of management skill with practical applications for every beef cattle producer.  The course focuses on unique challenges facing our beef industry, beef production issues, urban growth, …

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AgriReach Workshop

Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Program received a capacity building grant from USDA tp establish a Farmer-to-Farmer Mentorship Program with community-based farmers in North Florida. March 21, 2014 9:00am – 3:00pm Lunch will be provided. Contact:  Carmen Lyttle N’guessan at (850) 412-5363 or Linda Sapp @ linda.sapp@famu.edu AgriReach Workshop March 21 2014

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District III – 4-H Blitz

Registration form attached:  Registration_Blitz_District_14 (3)

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New Technology for Commercial Vegetable and Fruit Production

Attention:  Vegetable Growers and Restricted-use Pesticide applicators North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy February 26, 2014 (12:00 to 4:50 pm EST) To register call Paula Alday @ (850) 875-7255

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Tri-County Cucurbit Meeting

Jackson County Agriculture Center Monday, February 24, 2014 9:00am – 4:00pm FREE Topics:  Fertilizer application, insect & disease management, weed management, squash & melon cultivars, food safety issues, pesticide handling

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Vineyard Management and Pesticide Safety

Are you a grape producer?  Hobbyist?  Homeowner?  Backyard grape enthusiast? Well this workshop is for you!!! Please join us February 13, 2014 from 1 – 4pm at the Center for Viticulture & Small Fruit Research (FAMU) See the attached flyer for more details or call us at (850) 599-3996. 2014 Vineyard Management

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