Monthly Archive: June 2013

Watermelon Harvest is Late, but Festival is Not !

Watermelon harvest is two to three weeks late in Washington County, but it’s finally around the corner.   Watermelon growers in Washington, Holmes and Jackson Counties have been surveyed, with all indicating a late start to harvest.   The majority have not begun harvest, as of the 26th of June.  However, there will be plenty of Watermelons at …

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Florida Forest Service Announces Applications for the Southern Pine Beetle Assistance and Prevention Program

  Assistance Available for Non-Industrial, Private Forest Landowners   The Florida Forest Service at the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is taking applications for the Southern Pine Beetle (SPB) Assistance and Prevention Program from non-industrial, private forest landowners beginning Friday June 14, through Wednesday, July 31. The program, supported through a grant by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/ag/2013/06/10/department-of-agriculture-and-consumer-services-florida-forest-service-announces-applications-for-the-southern-pine-beetle-assistance-and-prevention-program/

2013 Corn Silage and Forage Field Day

2013 Corn Silage and Forage Field Day   June 20, 2013   To Register, fill out the form available here Visit the 2013 Corn Silage and Forage Field Day Website

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