2017 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Summer Series

Beekeeping in the Panhandle Summer Series   The UF/IFAS Extension Panhandle Agriculture Team is pleased to offer three intermediate level beekeeping classes.  These classes will be offered via interactive web-conferencing at Extension Offices across North Florida, and will be taught by state and nationally recognized specialists.  This summer series will be Thursday evenings from 6-7:30 …

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2017 Fall Master Gardener Class Orientation Offered

If you are interested in becoming a Florida Master Gardener, the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting a an orientation workshop detailing what the Master Gardener program is all about!   The learning session will be held at UF/IFAS Walton County Extension, 732 N 9th St in DeFuniak Springs on Thursday, August 10th. The …

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Pasture Management Workshop

A good part of raising livestock is feeding them, and with that in mind the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting an educational program on pasture management. It will be held at the Okaloosa County Extension Office in Crestview on June 22 & 29, and at the Walton County Extension Office in DeFuniak …

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Green Industries-Best Management Practices Class

The Green Industries-Best Management Practices (GI-BMP) class helps landscape maintenance professionals obtain the Limited Certification for Urban Landscape Commercial Fertilizer. The class is focused on reducing non-point source pollution resulting from landscape maintenance activities.  Pre-registration is required.  You must register on Eventbrite at https://waltongibmp.eventbrite.com with credit card (the cost of the class is $30).Final Agenda 413

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Limited Pesticide Training and Exam

This class is designed to serve as a review for exam takers obtaining either the Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM) or Limited Lawn & Ornamental (LLO) pesticide licenses. CEUs are available for participants already holding pesticide licenses in various categories, however, they must attend all day to earn CEUS – we no longer have the 4-hour …

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