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Winter Weather School

Are you a commercial producer of crops that require frost protection?

If so, please join us on December 5, 2019 for our second annual Winter Weather School in Hastings! We’ll review the FAWN website, interpret weather data and discuss future climate trends to prepare for. Tickets are free of charge, and includes a light lunch. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/75967198937 

Agenda:Weather station with ag agent

9:30 Welcome – Ms. Prissy Fletcher
9:40 Freeze Protection Principles: Forecasts and Tactics – Mr. Chris Oswalt—UF/IFAS Multi-County Citrus Agent
10:30 FAWN Update and Demonstration – Mr. Rick Lusher and Ms. Prissy Fletcher—Director FAWN & Multi-County Extension Agent
11:00 Climate Trends and Outlook for Winter 2019/2020 – Mr. David Zierden—Climatologist for the State of Florida
11:40 Questions/Lunch