The growth of the local food movement has fueled a rise in citizens interested in urban farm operations. We might call them part of the local food movement, or people who are just concerned about what their family… Read More
Our office has had quite a few questions lately about the alternative growing systems featured at some of our programs and field days. While we are hoping to model the large system at other locations, we are currently… Read More
As I am sure most people have noticed, it’s a little dry lately! Most of our large farms are turning to irrigation for crops they already have planted and others are hoping for rain in order for the… Read More
In response to the flood of questions we have had to local offices over the last six months, our local extension team will be hosting an educational series for citizens that own or are interested in owning cattle…. Read More
UF/IFAS County Extension Agriculture Agents and Ag Specialists will be posting weekly articles with information related to commercial agriculture production and land management. To sign up to receive weekly email notices of updates to the page, sign up… Read More
Welcome to our new Escambia County Small Farms Blog! Every week we will be posting information related to small farm operations. This may include photos, articles, specialist recommendations, upcoming program announcements, or FYIs that we run across. Also,… Read More
Welcome to the Washington County Agriculture website.
Contact the Agents: 850-482-9620 Doug Mayo: livestock, pastures, fish ponds; Ethan Carter: row crops, pest management, CEU & pesticide license training; Open Position: vegetables, fruits, & specialty crops Terri Keith – family and consumer science Caroline Chappell –… Read More