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
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
The May-August 2012 Homebuyer Education Class Schedule is posted on our website. Please contact the Washington County Extension Office, 850.638.6265 (TDD, via the Florida Relay Service, 1.800-955.8771) to pre-register.
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
Easter Egg coloring can be a lot of fun for the whole family, but it is important to remember to practice food safety. “Based on USDA’s statistics, the average consumer would encounter a contaminated egg only once in… Read More
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