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Peanut Field Day- August 17th (CEUs Available)

The annual Peanut Field Day will be held at the Marianna North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) on Thursday, August 17, 2017 starting with registration at 7:45 AM (CDT) and ending with a sponsored lunch at the nearby Sunland Pavilion. CEUs will be available at registration. This event has been approved for Florida pesticide …

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Local and Seasonal Foods: August

Local, seasonal food has been the subject of federal, state, and local government policy in recent years as consumer interest in and demand for this kind of food has grown.  In fact, research from the UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education (piecenter.com/local) shows Floridians spent $ 8.3 billion on local food in 2012. Not only …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/08/24/local-and-seasonal-foods-august/

Deep South Stocker Conference August 6-7

The seventh annual Deep South Stocker Conference is headed to Alabama.  This year’s conference will be held August 6-7, 2015 in Montgomery, Alabama.  This conference is a joint effort between the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Mississippi State University Extension Service, and the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension. This year’s conference will begin with a …

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Panhandle August Weather Update

National Weather Service estimates for August rainfall in the Tri-states Region.  Rainfall estimates for the region ranged from 4 to over 15″. The rain just keeps on coming.  August was another wet month and many farms and ranches in the Florida Panhandle are saturated.  The National Weather Service estimates much of the Panhandle received more …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/09/07/panhandle-august-weather-update/

UF IFAS Peanut Field Day August 15

The annual Peanut Field Day will be held at the Marianna North Florida Research and Education Center on Thursday, August 15, 2013 starting with registration at 8:00 AM (CDT) and ending with a sponsored lunch. Field tours will begin at 8:30 AM. Topics to be addressed include disease control, new varieties, crop management, and weed …

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UF/IFAS Extension Pesticide Applicator CEU Day August 21

University of Florida IFAS CEU Day Tuesday, August 21, 2012 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT (8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central) An opportunity for licensed pesticide applicators to earn CEUs will be held August 21, 2012 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT or 8:00 – 3:00 Central Tiem. An applicator will be able to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/08/17/ufifas-extension-pesticide-applicator-ceu-day-august-21/

WFREC Extension Farm Field Day – August 14

West Florida Extension Farm Field Day West Florida Research and Education Center Jay Research Facility 4253 Experiment Road Jay, FL 32526 8:00 Registration 8:30 Field Tours 12:00 Catered lunch  Download the Field Day Flyer! FIELD DAY TOPICS Peanut and Cotton Varieties Cotton Disease Management Subsurface drip irrigation and fertigation Bioenergy Climatology Peanut Disease Management Weed …

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Peanut Field Day August 23

UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day August 23, 2012 North Florida Research and Education Center,  Marianna, Florida Agenda: 8:00     Registration & CEU sign-in Four tour groups will rotate through seven tour stops.  Order of the stops will vary for each tour group. Stop 1     CORE CEU Training – Understanding Pesticide Resistance – Dr. Fred Fishel Speaker will discuss principles …

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