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Sugarcane Field Day – November 7

The Annual Sugarcane Field Day will be held Monday, November 7, 2016 at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), in Quincy where a nursery of chewing, syrup, and crystal sugar varieties are maintained.  This educational event is for anyone interested in learning about and obtaining different varieties of sugarcane for growing on their farm or …

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Gulf Coast Small Farms Field Day – November 17

  Join us on Thursday, November 17th at the West Florida Research and Education Center (4253 Experiment Drive, Jay) for the Fall Gulf Coast Small Farms Field Day. Registration starts at 7:45, with informational sessions and tours starting at 8:00 am. The following topics will be covered include: Using Protected Agriculture and Hydroponics to Meet Demand for …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/28/gulf-coast-small-farms-field-day-november-17/

NFREC Vegetable Field Day October 5

The North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy will be hosting a Vegetable Field Day from 9am-3pm on October 5th at 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL 32351-5677, Phone: (850) 875-7100 Topics to be covered during the event will be disease and nematode management in tomato, watermelon, cucumber, and cantaloupe. Tomato and watermelon varieties for …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/26/nfrec-vegetable-field-day-october-5/

Pecan Field Day Scheduled for Tuesday, October 4

North Florida Pecan Field Day  Tuesday, October 4 – 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM North Florida Research & Education Center – Quincy  155 Research Road, Quincy, FL 32351 The 2016 Florida Pecan Field Day will provide the latest research information for commercial pecan growers. This is a free, sponsored event but we do ask that you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/19/pecan-field-day-scheduled-for-tuesday-october-4/

2016 Peanut Field Day a Success in Spite of the Rain

Field plots showcasing different peanut varieties. Photo by Doug Mayo. Despite the rainy weather, the annual UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day was held on Thursday, August 11, 2016. The event took place at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), where specialists from both Florida and Georgia spoke to attendees regarding research findings and production …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/12/2016-peanut-field-day-a-success-in-spite-of-the-rain/

Irrigation and Crop Management Field Day September 13

If you have irrigation or are planning on investigating in a pivot for your farm, please join us at the Irrigation and Crop Management Field Day on September 13th in Escambia County.  The Field Day will start in Sam and Scott Walker’s field near Oak Grove, Florida (very close to Walnut Hill).  The field is …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/12/irrigation-and-crop-management-field-day-september-13/

Perennial Peanut Field Day July 23

Perennial Peanut Field Day Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 9:30 AM EST Registration – $ 10 per person UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center, Quincy, Florida The Perennial Peanut Producers Association and the University of Florida are teaming up to host a tour of ongoing perennial peanut research at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/15/perennial-peanut-field-day-july-23/

Peanut Field Day- CEUs Offered

The annual Peanut Field Day will be held at the Marianna North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) on Thursday, August 11, 2016 starting with registration at 8:00 AM (CDT) and ending with a sponsored lunch at the nearby Sunland Pavilion. CEUs will be available at registration. This event has been approved for Florida pesticide …

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UF/IFAS 2016 Corn Field Day July 19

Josh Thompson and Kim Wilkens compare corn varieties at the West Florida Research and Education Center Variety Trial. UF/IFAS Extension will host the annual Corn Field Day Tuesday, July 19 from 10 a.m. to noon at the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center, located at 4253 Experiment Road, Highway 182 in Jay. The event will …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/06/13/ufifas-2016-corn-field-day-july-19/

Highlights and Proceedings from the 2016 Beef & Forage Field Day

101 ranchers, UF/IFAS Extension Agents and Specialists, allied industry representatives, and graduate students participated in the 2016 UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center’s Beef & Forage Field Day held on Friday April 15th at the Beef Research Unit north of Marianna, Florida.  The Field Day included a five-stop demonstration tour, lunch presentations, and two …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/04/23/highlights-and-proceedings-from-the-2016-beef-forage-field-day/

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