Come join us on August 14 at the West Florida Research and Education Center for the 2012 Extension Farm Field Day. Check it out here!
On July 16 I was called out to a peanut field in Santa Rosa County. There I met with producer Steven Godwin, and CPS agronomist Greg Esco, to examine aphids they had found in the field while they… Read More
Calcium is essential for high quality peanuts, and that makes calcium management one of the more critical aspects of peanut production. Soil moisture plays a critical role in absorption of calcium. Calcium is “passively” absorbed by… Read More
Blake R. Thaxton, Santa Rosa County Extension As our country continues to search for economic stability there are numerous questions that face agriculture in the United States as well as in the Florida panhandle. There are the standard… Read More
Piper is 7 years old. She goes to school, plays with dolls, and loves to visit friends. Piper’s career goal is to take over the world through “flower power”. When Piper travels, she sits in a booster seat… Read More
John Doyle Atkins, Santa Rosa County Extension It’s a question that has been strongly debated for years: How much land does a horse need for grazing here in northwest Florida? The horse is a non-ruminant herbivore and… Read More
Cotton planting will soon be in full swing across the region. The first step to a successful season is to establish a healthy, uniform stand of 2 to 3 plants/ft of row. To ensure success growers should plant… Read More
Welcome to Santa Rosa County, Florida 4-H! Scroll down to find updates on what 4-H is currently doing and feel free to browse our website for helpful information or like us on Facebook where we post frequent updates at Santa Rosa… Read More
Simply click the calendar to see the great events coming up for Santa Rosa County 4-H! Our calendar is updated each day!
We are very pleased to introduce our new 4-H Agent, Prudence Caskey! Prudence recently came to work with Vickie Mullins, retired. Prudence has served for the past year as a 4-H Volunteer Leader and Program Assistant and organized… Read More