Category: Agriculture

Overview of the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) Proposed Changes

Please join us on the WPS presentation and questions regarding the proposed changes of this federal law for agricultural workers and handlers. This second time will be offered to farm work community groups and public in general. You… Read More

Check out the 1st Statewide Horticulture Newsletter

Plant Producer Newsletter

UF/IFAS Plant producer newsletter team is pleased to announced the first issue of this newsletter designed and produced by statewide Commercial Horticulture Extension agents: Winter 2014. issue 1. Content:Winter 2014 Plant Producer Newsletter CEU Article: An IntegratedApproach to… Read More

Spring 2014 Ornamental Plant Disease Update & Management Workshop

to update nursery growers, landscapers interested individuals on the latest and best management practices for tackling current ornamental fungal and bacterial plant diseases and to prevent some new ones for this next season. The workshop will be held… Read More

Webinar Feb 4: Insights from an Organic Certifier

Participate in this webinar to hear insights and stories from an organic certifier concerning inspections and common issues with a focus on conservation practices related to certification. This webinar will briefly discuss the process of organic certification including… Read More

Job opportunity: Agriculture in Miami-Dade

This position title is University of Florida (UF/IFAS) Vegetable Crops Extension Agent, opening in Miami-Dade County (Homestead). Includes responsibilities of Pesticide Trainer. Employer is looking for the enthusiastic, energetic person to work with vegetable growers, collaborate with extension specialists… Read More