Bull selection is one of the fastest ways for a cattleman to change the quality of his calf crop from one year to the next. It is difficult to overstate the importance of the bull. In a small herd half of the genetic potential of the entire calf crop is determined by a single individual, …
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Cost: $10.00 per class – Pre Registration Required December 12th, 13th, and 14th from 8:00am-12:00pm CST Monday December 12th: Core, 3 ceus with exam to follow Tuesday December 13th : Right of Way, 4 ceus with exam to follow Wednesday December 14th : Aquatic, 4 ceus with exam to follow Follow this link …
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Nov. 16 – 23, 2016 is National Farm-City Week, a time to recognize and celebrate the importance of relationships between farmers, consumers, community leaders and everyone in between who contributes to our safe, abundant food supply.
Farm-City Week activities, introduced in 1955, involve educational programming to build interdependence between rural and urban citizens.
Farm-City Week …
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Did you know that peanut butter is an inexpensive source of high-quality protein? Let’s provide healthy peanut butter produced from locally grown peanuts to those in need in your county. Drop off unopened jars of peanut butter to the UF/IFAS Extension Washington County office now through November 23. The Florida Peanut Producers Association will match …
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August 25th Starting Seed -““Beautiful Gardens Begin with The Seed” Instructor: Shirley Barber—$15.00 “Shirley has been a Master Gardener with St. Johns County for 11 years. She is a lifelong gardener with a focus on community service. Shirley has installed thousands of plants in public gardens in Georgia, …
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Learn hands-on how to build a fire, regulate heat and cooking temperature, and tips on meat selection and homemade rubs. Join us Tuesday, August 2, 6:00-8:00 PM, at the Washington County Ag Center, 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley.
Registration is $5 per person and includes food samples and materials. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by …
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Chipley Farmers Market NOW Open for the spring season!!!!!!!!!!! Beginning April 5th 2016 Schedule: Hours of operation:
- Tuesdays: 9:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
- Thursdays: 9:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
- Saturdays from 8a.m.-12p.m.
Location: 685 7th Street at the “train depot” between Highway 90 and the Amtrak …
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Register Now for the 5th Annual Beekeepers Workshop & Tradeshow in Chipley Florida! Download this printable flyer with Agenda & Details:
This Year’s Event Features:
- Extended Opportunities for Hands-On Open-Hive Experiences
- Presentations on the Latest Research-Based Beekeeping Practices
- Interaction With Expert Beekeepers
- Vendors …
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An Equal Opportunity Institution UF/IFAS Extension, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Nick T. Place, dean for UF/IFAS Extension. Single copies of UF/IFAS Extension publications (excluding 4-H and youth publications) are available free to Florida residents from county UF/IFAS Extension offices. Click Here t
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