While purchasing some fruits for our gardens at Extension, I found some interesting varieties that would be fun for kids. On the tag it also stated that plants were GMO free. Since genetically engineered crops are such a… Read More
Category: Fruits & Vegetables
Home landscapes have plenty of materials that can be transformed into a wonderful soil amendment. Join Escambia Extension on Friday, January 22 from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. to learn about techniques to compost yard debris and recycle in… Read More
Most people don’t really have Lachanophobia – the fear of vegetables. Many folks just have an aversion to eating veggies. Since vegetables are such a major source of nutrition, the MyPlate suggests we make half our plate fruits… Read More
Growing Vegetables Hydroponically under Open Shade Structures The Small Farms Academy in Live Oak will offer Hydroponic Veggies: Made in the Shade on Thursday July 23, 2015, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm. This workshop is for farmers interested… Read More
All commercial vegetable growers are encouraged to attend the 2015 Spring Field Day that will be held on May 29th at the UF/IFAS West Florida Research Education Center (4253 Experiment Way, Jay Florida). This year’s field day stops… Read More
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Join veteran Master Gardeners as they share successful tips on growing tomatoes above ground. The Garden Talks program will be held on Friday, March 20 from 10:30 – Noon at the Tryon Library, 1200 Langley Avenue. Pre registration… Read More
Registration is now open for the 2015 Small Farm Series: Organic Vegetable Production that will be held the evenings of January 15, 22, and 29 throughout the Panhandle of Florida. Cost of the course is $30 per person… Read More
Escambia Extension is offering a hands-on workshop for novice gardeners to learn the basics of Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening. The entire class will be outside utilizing raised beds and in ground planting areas. Participants will be learning about… Read More
Workshop for farmers interested in learning about small farm tomato production. April 24, 2014. UF/IFAS WFREC. See flyer for complete details and registration information. Tomatoes at Twilight Flyer.