FRESNO, Calif. — A drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to spray crops in the United States, officials said
Source: US gives farmers approval to spray crops from ... READ MORE
Join us to learn about the Commercial Horticulture industry (plant nurseries) thanks to this educational video created by the UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County Commercial Ornamental Extension agent. Thanks to the great weather in South Florida, ... READ MORE
University of Florida (UF/IFAS) Extension –Miami-Dade County and FNGLA can help!
We want to help your nursery succeed.
Most plant nurseries do not know how much herbicide they are applying. University of Florida Miami-Dade County Extension ... READ MORE
Date: January 28, 2015
Time: 1:00-2:30 pm MT
A panel of experts have been invited to answer questions, including:
Participants will learn how the Affordable Care Act affects farm/ranch families as individuals (consumers), ... READ MORE
NCAT’s Gulf States office, in partnership with Quality Certification Services (QCS) of Gainesville, Florida, is offering a series of workshops about organic certification for producers in the Gulf States region. Three workshops are slated ... READ MORE
I want to share an interesting note online on female role in farming.
Sondra Pierce and her husband, Matt, have been growing beets, hay and sunflowers in rural Boulder County, Colo., since they graduated from high school.
In the U.S., ... READ MORE
APHIS Establishes Two Additional Regulated Area in Florida for Giant African Snail
(Lissachatina fulica, formerly Achatina fulica)
To: State and Territory Agricultural Regulatory Officials
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection ... READ MORE
Gayle Whitworth, Family & Consumer Sciences Agent
Gifts don’t have to be expensive to mean much. Often, the best gifts are those that come from the
heart and have a personal touch. Listed below are several gifts you can give that don’t ... READ MORE
You can comment now on a proposed rule for Importation of Orchids from Taiwan
Please read below regarding a proposed rule for a new growing medium for orchids of the genus Oncidium when importing from Taiwan into United Sttaes. This rule ... READ MORE
Poinsettia Trial for Commercial Horticulture Growers:
Event: Industry Poinsettia Trial Field Day
Host: University of Florida (UF)/Institute of Food and Ag. Sciences (IFAS) Extension
When: Tuesday, December 9, 9.15am to ... READ MORE