Come join the Farm Field Day on August 14, 2012 at West Florida Research and Education Center/Jay Research Facility at 4253 Experiment Road Jay, FL 32526. Registration: 8:00am Research Tour: 8:30am Catered Lunch: 12:00pm Field Day Topics are… Read More
Throughout its 34 year history, The Sunbelt Ag Expo has been at the forefront of showcasing the future of agriculture. From the first four and six row cotton picker demonstrations and self propelled peanut combines to the introduction… Read More
Whole or Halved Tomatoes (packed in water) Quantity: An average of 21 pounds is needed per canner load of 7 quarts; an average of 13 pounds is needed per canner load of 9 pints. A bushel weighs 53 pounds… Read More
It’s not too late to register for the Florida Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Conference July 27-29, 2012 The University of Florida’s (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and Florida A&M University’s (FAMU) Small Farms and Alternative… Read More
The May issues of Gardening In The Panhandle (click here) and Panhandle Agriculture (click here) are now available. Please follow the links to the left to view the latest issues.
Perennial Peanut ~ A Forage Legume of Commercial Importance ~ The 12th Annual Perennial Peanut Producers Field Day will be held on Saturday July 21, 2012 at the UF/IFAS Beef Unit near the Gainesville Airport. Perennial peanut is… Read More
Spring is rapidly turning into an early summer. As heat increases so will the incidence of spider mites on ornamental shrubs. The first indicating factor of damage is a yellow mottling on the leaves of the plant,… Read More
Older Nymph The Eastern Lubber Grasshopper, also known colloquially as the “Georgia Thumper”, can be highly destructive to a variety of vegetable crops. This May many growers and vegetable gardeners have reported unusually high numbers of nymphs, the… Read More
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