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Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting – February 24

Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting – February 24

 

The 2014 Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting will be held on Monday, February 24, at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center, 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Central Time.  The meeting will feature morning refreshments and lunch. 

 

Cucurbit crops are members of the gourd …

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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 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/06/27/watermelon-harvest-is-late-but-festival-is-not/