Agriculture

Core, Private Applicator, Right of Way and Aquatic Pesticide Training and Exam Classes

Cost: $10.00 per class –  Pre Registration Required November 27th, and 28th 2017 from 8:00am-5:00pm CST Monday November 27th 2017: Core 8:00am-11:00am, 3 ceus with exam to follow Monday November 27th 2017: Right of Way 1:00pm-5:00pm, 4 ceus with exam to follow Tuesday November 28th 2017: Private Applicator 8:00am-11:00am, 3 ceus with exam to follow …

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Growing Winter Strawberries Workshop

Where: Washington County Agriculture Center 1424 Jackson Ave

When: Saturday November 11, 9:00am-12:00pm

Cost: $10.00. Refreshments Served

Limit 30 participants

Strawberry plant plugs will be provided to participants !

On site demonstration !

Pre Registration required for count: Contact Nikki or …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/10/30/growing-winter-strawberries-workshop/

Controlling Brush & Invasive Species Workshop

Encroaching brush, whether native or invasive, can be a problem for properties large and small. Fighting woody brush and other hard-to-kill weed species can be challenging for property owners. Many factors affect the effectiveness and efficiency of control efforts.

Timing of the application is a key factor that many property owners fail to consider. The cooler, …

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CANCELLED !!!! Fall Vegetable Production Workshop – Combating Insect Pests September 12, 2017

This event has been cancelled due to Hurricane Irma and the impact it is having on the speakers, who  were to be travelling from central Florida. Plans are to reschedule for February 2018. On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 UF / IFAS Extension Washington County will be providing a insect pest identification and management workshop for vegetable producers and home gardeners …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/08/25/fall-vegetable-production-workshop-combating-insect-pests-september-12-2107/

Pond Weed Management Workshop June 8

A pond can be a source of great enjoyment or great frustration for a landowner. Excessive growth of aquatic plants can be one of the surest ways to tip the scales from enjoyment to frustration. Pond weeds can alter the aesthetics of a pond and have a negative impact on recreational activities, like fishing and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/05/02/pond-weed-management-workshop-june-8/

Upcoming Limited CEU and Exam Preparation Class Thursday April 27th

Upcoming Limited CEU and Exam Preparation Class Thursday April 27th

 

Registration

Please contact Matthew Orwat or Cynthia Jackley at the UF / IFAS Washington County Extension Office at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu to register. We are located at 1424 Jackson Ave (US 90), Chipley Fl. 32428. Pre registration is required.

 

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Citrus Greening Seminar Monday April 10th, 6pm

Event will be April 10th, at the Holmes County Ag Center. Citrus Greening has been identified in the Florida Panhandle Coastal Region and confirmed to be present in isolated locations. This educational seminar will assist local residential and commercial citrus producers in becoming aware of the spread and scope of this disease.

Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/03/31/citrus-greening-serminar-monday-april-10th-6pm/

Washington County Cool Season Forage Demonstration – Open 3/24/17

You are invited to come view the 2016-2017 Washington County Cool Season Forage Demonstration. The demo includes 21 forage grass varieties (Oats, Wheat, Rye, Triticale, and Ryegrass). The goal of the demo is to allow producers to observe the differences in the performance of the varieties. All of the varieties were planted side-by-side, on the …

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BEEKEEPING IN THE PANHANDLE 6th Annual Workshop & Tradeshow

 BEEKEEPING IN THE PANHANDLE 6th Annual Workshop & Tradeshow  Friday & Saturday, April 21 & 22, 2017 Chipley Florida

 

 

CLICK HERE to Register Online CLICK HERE to download the mail in registration application and flyer 

Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/03/08/beekeeping-in-the-panhandle-6th-annual-workshop-tradeshow/

Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series March 13-17

Below you will find the Eventbrite links to upcoming pesticide trainings

Charge is $10 for each session, one person can purchase multiple tickets (in case it is a company paying)

 

Right-of-Way (4 CEUs or Exam)- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/central-panhandle-pesticide-training-series-right-of-way-tickets-32298607003

 

Core (3 CEUs or Exam)- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/central-panhandle-pesticide-training-series-core-tickets-32298418439

 

Private Applicator (3 CEUs or …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/03/07/central-panhandle-pesticide-training-series-march-13-17/

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