Horticulture

Join the Peanut Butter Challenge!

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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Upcoming Fall Gardening Workshop Series August 25th – September 22

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Class Descriptions

 

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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Upcoming Limited CEU and Exam Preparation Class Friday May 27th

Upcoming Limited CEU and Exam Preparation Class Friday May 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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Chipley Farmers Market Now Open for 2016

 

 

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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April 1&2 : 5th Annual Beekeepers Workshop & Tradeshow in Chipley Florida!

Register Now for the 5th Annual Beekeepers Workshop & Tradeshow in Chipley Florida! Download this printable flyer with Agenda & Details:

Beekeepers Field Day And Trade Show 2016

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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Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series

 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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Informal Rose Pruning Demonstration Saturday February 20th

We will be offering a rose pruning demonstration / work day Saturday February 20th at the front of the UF / IFAS Extension Office in Washington County. This is outside only and very informal. Location: 1424 Jackson Avenue Chipley, FL 32428.  Time: 9:00am-11:00am Cost: none.  Please bring gloves and pruning shears if you …

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Produce Pointers Class Saturday February 27th

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Panhandle Turf Fertilization Workshop

 

March 4th Workshop, Gulf Breeze Location, Registration on Eventbrite

March 11th Workshop, Panama City Location, Registration on Eventbrite

 

AGENDA

 

9:00-9:25 Opening Session: Introduction to lawn fertilization, when to fertilize and why proper timing is important, the importance of having a soil …

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Wine Making and Grape Production Workshop January 30, 2016

Wine Making and Grape Production Workshop Saturday January 30, 2016

 

DETAILS

Time: 9:00 AM—2:30 pm

Location: UF / IFAS Extension Washington County Ag Center Auditorium 1424 Jackson Ave Chipley, FL. 32428

Location, Pruning Demonstration:  Chipley, FL.

Cost: $20.00, Preregistration Required

Materials, Refreshments …

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