Agriculture

Extension Connection

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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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Come Explore Local Agriculture at the 9th Annual Farm Tour

Interested in touring local farms and making connections with local farmers? On October 22 and 23, you will have an excellent opportunity to do so! Tour local farms during the 9th Annual Farm Tour, which is occurring all around the east Panhandle! The Millstone Institute for Preservation has organized this year’s tours, covering 21 Florida …

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Living Well in the Panhandle Newsletter

In this edition of Living Well in the Panhandle: Picnic Time and Crops in Season: August

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