Tag Archive: Holmes

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv) Confirmed in Holmes County

Florida has had its first confirmed case of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv) in piglets in Holmes County. The diagnosis was made on three-day-old piglets, after an otherwise normal birth. This is the first case of PEDv confirmed in pigs originating in Florida.  Michael A. Short, State Veterinarian PEDv is one of several Coronaviruses that …

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Raymon Thomas Honored as Holmes County Agricultural Innovator

Raymon Thomas of Bonifay was recognized by Shep Eubanks, Former Holmes County Extension Agent as the Holmes County Agricultural innovator for 2015. On Tuesday August 4, 2015, twelve Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jefferson County Opera House, in Monticello.  This …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/03/raymon-thomas-honored-as-holmes-county-agricultural-innovator/

Making a Difference in Holmes County: Jim Forman

Jim Forman receives the honor of 2013-2014 Holmes County 4-H Male Volunteer of the Year, voted on by the Holmes County 4-H youth members. It’s no doubt that Jim Forman, a local Holmes County resident and 4-H volunteer, loves working with children. He has been instrumental in expanding the Holmes County 4-H Dead Centers Archery …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/16/making-a-difference-in-holmes-county-jim-forman/

Marvel & Justin Williams Honored as Holmes County Agricultural Innovators

Marvel Williams was recognized as the Holmes County Agricultural Innovator by his friend and local Holmes County Agent, Shep Eubanks. On Thursday August 21, 2014, twelve Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jefferson County Opera House, in Monticello.  This is the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/18/marvel-justin-williams-honored-as-holmes-county-agricultural-innovators/

Agricultural Innovator: Holmes County

On Friday August 9, 2013, 13 Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center in Marianna.  This is the third year these two organizations have teamed up to honor a selection of the most innovative farmers from the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/23/agricultural-innovator-holmes-county/

NW Florida Agricultural Innovators – Holmes and Washington Counties

On Friday August 17th, 13 Innovative Farmers and Ranchers were recognized by University of Florida IFAS Extension and Farm Credit of Northwest Florida at the Jay Community Center in Santa Rosa County.  This is the second year these two organizations have teamed up to honor a selection of the most innovative farmers in the Florida …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/10/12/nw-florida-agricultural-innovators-holmes-and-washington-counties/