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Tag: General Agriculture

UF/IFAS Extension Peanut Butter Challenge Tackles Hunger in the Panhandle

Samantha Grenrock, UF/IFAS Communications Service Thanks to a partnership of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension and the Florida Peanut Producers Association, food pantries from Pensacola to Monticello will receive thousands of jars… Read More

Florida’s Valuable Water Resources and the Importance of Irrigation Efficiency

  Competition for Water Resources in Florida In a state like Florida, where rivers, lakes, and springs abound, there seems to be no shortage of water.  Annual precipitation ranges from 45 inches in Clewiston to 69 inches in… Read More

Yoder Family Escambia County Agricultural Innovators

On Thursday August 21, 2014, twelve Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jefferson County Opera House, in Monticello.  This is the fourth year these… Read More

The Peanut Butter Challenge is Underway throughout the Florida Panhandle

The Peanut Butter Challenge has officially begun!  From now through November 15th, drop off unopened jars of Peanut Butter to your local UF IFAS Extension office and have that jar matched by a donation of a jar from the… Read More