Category: Livestock

Get Tips for Communicating with the Public

For those who want to reach a wider audience, this webinar will help principal investigators, co-investigators and collaborating institutions communicate the findings of their research. Jim Harper, communications manager at Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems,… Read More

Selling Honey Under Florida’s Cottage Food Law

What is the buzz around Florida’s Cottage Food law? Are you a Florida beekeeper and interested in selling your honey under cottage food law but uncertain of the rules and regulations? Beekeepers are permitted to sell raw honey… Read More

Revised Worker Protection Standard: Training Opportunities

For those growers that use pesticides, you need to familiar yourself with the 2015 Revised Worker Protection Standard (WPS).  WPS is a federal regulation that is designed to protect agricultural workers and pesticide handlers.  An EPA guidance document… Read More

Cattails are common in Wakulla marshes

By Les Harrison Swaying Cattails Cats are common in Florida.  The domestic version of this multi-color and variable size species is a popular choice as a low maintenance pet. A native aquatic plant curiously named for the feline’s… Read More