NW Florida Beef Conference February 11

Beef conference

The 30th annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 11th, at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, located at 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central time, the program starts at 8:15 AM, and concludes with a steak …

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class CANCELLED

The January 8 Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class has been cancelled due to illness.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  The class will be offered again in May.  Please contact the Extension Office for more information.

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Sausage Making, Meat Curing, and Meat Smoking Class – January 20

Sausage

Tuesday, January 20
6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Washington County Ag Center 1424 Jackson Ave., Chipley

This class provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the basics of sausage making, meat curing, and smoking.  We’ll demonstrate the entire process – what types and cuts of meats to choose, selecting your spices, food safety and proper …

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Holiday Food Hotline ~ December 15 – January 1

2014 Holiday Food Hotline Flyer

Questions? Call the Holiday Food Hotline

The UF/IFAS Extension Holiday Food Hotline:
850-888-2412
December 15 to January 1
8:00am – 8:00pm daily

Keep your family healthy through the holiday season.

 

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class – January 8

Pantry

Thursday, January 8 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CST

Holmes County Ag Center

1173 E. Hwy 90  Bonifay

Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry.

Cost:  …

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Farm Bill Meetings

Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) Programs

USDA Florida Farm Service Agency (FSA) invites farmers to attend Farm Bill meetings hosted by the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) to discuss the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) programs which provide revenue and price loss payments to eligible producers …

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Winter-Spring 2015 SHIP Homebuyer Education Class Schedule Now Available

The January-April 2015 Homebuyer Education Class Schedule is now posted on our website.

SHIP Class Schedule_Winter_Spring 2015

Click here to view the updated schedule

Please contact the Washington County Extension Office, 850.638.6265 (TDD, via …

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Bread Making Basics Class – November 18

Bread_White and Wheat

Join us to learn the basics of bread making, including using different types of grains.

Tuesday, November 18 ~ 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Holmes County Ag Center

1173 E. Hwy. 90, Bonifay

Registration fee is $5 and includes class materials. Space is limited.

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Beekeeping in the Panhandle 4th Annual Workshop & Tradeshow November 14th and 15th

 

The Florida State Beekeepers, Central Panhandle, Chipola, and Tupelo Beekeepers Associations, in partnership with the Florida Department of Agriculture, and UF/IFAS Extension, are proud to offer the 4th annual Beekeepers Workshop & Trade-show November 14th & 15th! This event will provide hands-on educational opportunities including interaction with expert beekeepers, open hive demonstrations, and …

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Strawberries for the Home Garden Tuesday October 28

Strawberries for the Home Garden Tuesday October 28, 2014 UF IFAS Extension Washington County

 

Learn how to grow strawberries in the Florida fall home garden ! Where: Washington County Ag Center East Wing Conference Room 1424 Jackson Ave. Chipley, FL 32428 When: Tuesday October 28th , 2014 6:00pm-8:00pm Cost: $10.00. Refreshments Served Limit 30 …

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