Two Specialty Crop Conferences in 2015 including Jacksonville and Apopka GAINESVILLE, Florida. May, 2015 – The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Extension Team is pleased to announce five… Read More
We would really like to thank you for attending the 2014 Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Conference. It was great to see how months of planning came to successful fruition on August 1st and 2nd. Check out the… Read More
We are only five days away from the Conference Kick-off. Are you ready? Check out our coutndown timer. The conference starts in… Register here: http://www.conference.ifas.ufl.edu/smallfarms/
Great News! The early registration deadline has been extended to July 21st. We have heard your requests and have decided to give you some extra time to obtain a good discount! New countdown timer is here! Early Registration… Read More
Mary Beth Henry, Small Farms & Pesticide Licensing Extension Agent from Polk County will lead a great session that will help you take your pest management program to the next level! Listen to a recent radio interview where Jon… Read More
Hurry! Early Registration ends soon! You can save today by registering to the Small Farms and Alternative Enterprise Conference. Watch the countdown and don’t miss a good deal! The tours are filling up (Urban Farm is full!) but… Read More
Urban Farming Techniques Tour (8:30 am to 12:30 pm) We’ll kick off the conference on Friday with a bus tour of three operations showcasing Urban Farming Techniques. Data released last month from the US Census (link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/03/27/metropolitan-areas-are-now-fueling-virtually-all-of-americas-population-growth/) found… Read More
http://youtu.be/Z-Ua5z7cxjI Check out what student Monica Petrella has to say about her experiences at the Florida Small Farms & Alternative Enterprises Conference!
http://youtu.be/xRpe0Qi-nh4 Check out what Jamie Burrow from UF/IFAS Citrus Research and Education Center had to say at last year’s conference.
Florida Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Conference August 1 – 2, 2014 * Osceola Heritage Park * Kissimmee, FL What’s Happening?… « Farm tours « Exhibits « Hands-on “Learning Zone” « Cutting-edge information « Educational workshops « Keynote… Read More