MG Lecture Series: Everything Crape Myrtle

It’s summertime, which means it is time for one of the South’s best trees, the Crape Myrtle to shine!  If an ultra-reliable, low-maintenance, colorful landscape interests you, then the Walton County Master Gardeners would like to invite you to attend “Everything Crape Myrtles”, the latest installment of the Walton County Master Gardeners Lecture Series on …

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Backyard Beekeeping

If you are interested in keeping bees, whether as a hobby or for profit, the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting an educational program on beekeeping. It will be held at 7 Pines Native Nursery, 2435 Co. Hwy 192 in DeFuniak Springs on Monday, April 24th. The program will be held from 10am …

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Green Industries Best Management Practices 2017

Be prepared to apply fertilizer this spring and summer!  GI-BMP certification is required to submit an application for the Commercial Urban Fertilizer Certification (this certification is mandatory for anyone applying fertilizers commercially in Florida).  Also, renew your pesticide certification while learning how to maintain the landscape in a sustainable way. If you plan to attend …

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2017 Camp Timpoochee Registration for Walton County

Camp Timpoochee Registration 2017 Camp Timpoochee Camp Timpoochee will be jam packed with experiences this year that will bring out the inner Circus enthusiast in you!  Whether it’s walking the tight ropes or juggling, we’ll have activities to grow your confident crazy circus spirit through individual and team experiences with friends. IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER! March 3, …

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“So You Want to be a Farmer” Series for New Farmers in the Panhandle

“So You Want to be a Farmer” Series for New Farmers in the Panhandle February – May, 2017:  Farming can be challenging to get into, so for people interested in starting a business or taking up growing things as a hobby, the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting a series of educational workshops. …

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