Monthly Archive: January 2017

UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Hosts Florida Turfgrass Association’s 2017 Regional Turf Seminar

The UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Office and the Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA) are partnering to host one of the 2017 Regional Turf Seminars here in Tallahassee on February 15, 2017 from 7:30 to 2:10. This seminar is perfect for landscape professionals, especially those in the residential, athletic, and golf turf maintenance business, who want to increase …

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Extension Connection

    Please read full newsletter here_Extensionconnection January 2017    

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So You Want to be a Farmer? Workshop Series

Did you know that Leon County’s farmers are an aging group, averaging 59.8 years in 2007 and 62.2 years in 2012 (Ag Censes)? In Leon County, there were also 12%, 10%, and 13% decreases in number of farms, acres of farmland, and value of products sold, respectively, from 2007 to 2012. Additionally, agriculture professionals are …

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