Category: UF/IFAS Extension

The Air Potato Challenge

By L. Scott Jackson and Julie B. McConnell, UF/IFAS Extension Bay County Northwest Florida’s pristine natural world is being threaten by a group of non-native plants and animals known collectively as invasive species. Exotic invasive species originate from… Read More

NATA’s entry-level fire workshop always looks great on job resume–register today for S-130/190!

The Natural Areas Training Academy (NATA) will be hosting Basic Wildland Firefighter (S-130/190) on August 14th through the 17th at the Doyle Conner Building in Gainesville, FL. This training serves to provide entry-level firefighter skills to participants and… Read More

What is NOT Agroecology?

Revisiting What IS Agroecology Last post we focused on introducing agroecology through its key areas (production, environment, and society) and its foundational principles (systems, production, biodiversity, and resilience). The agroecology framework motivates sustainable crop production and natural resource… Read More

Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM – commercial) Limited Lawn & Ornamental (LLO – government) Training & Exams May 21st

    Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM – commercial) Limited Lawn & Ornamental (LLO – government) Training & Exams   Date:                          Monday May 21, 2018 Location:                  Washington County Extension Office 1424 Jackson Ave Chipley FL. 32428… Read More

Apply Now to be a Sumter County Master Gardener!

Do you want to know how to apply to become a Master Gardener? Are you someone who enjoys gardening?  Are you interested to know more about gardening in central Florida?  Do you want to know ways to conserve… Read More