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Category: Farm Management

Dollarweed – Weed of the Week

Dollarweed – Weed of the Week Dollarweed, sometimes referred to as Pennywort, is a broadleaf weed that thrives in wet areas.  Under wet conditions and poor grazing management, it can quickly overtake pastures and fields. Additional Information Dollarweed… Read More

Brazilian Pepper- Weed of the Week

Brazilian Pepper- Weed of the Week Brazilian Pepper is a category invasive tree, meaning it can spread into undisturbed sites.  It was introduced in the 1800’s from South America, and has quickly spread throughout central and south Florida. … Read More

SAVE-THE-DATE; Tri-County Season Update & Pesticide Training

Posted by Barbara L. Edmonds at Mark W. Warren’s request. Save-The-Date Thursday, January 30 Suwannee River Fairgrounds Agenda and Registration to come. Questions? Contact Mark W. Warren, Commercial Agriculture/Row Crop Agent, 352-486-5131.

Taller, Higher Soil Bed Design Can Help Save Farmers Thousands of Dollars

IMMOKALEE, Fla. — From Florida to Virginia, farmers are enjoying the fruits of Sanjay Shukla’s labor. His compact-bed geometry system allows growers to plant crops in tall soil beds, and the result is thousands of dollars in annual… Read More