Walton County Extension

FL 4-H CHICK CHAIN REGISTRATION OPEN NOW

FLORIDA 4-H CHICK CHAIN 2017 IS HERE! Visit the 4-H Youth Development Page -> Florida 4-H Chick Chain for more information about signing up!  There are multiple ways to participate this year: As a New Project – $50 As a Returning Project – $5 (MUST have participated in 2015 or 2016) As a Cooperative Coop …

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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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2nd Annual Farm Safety Day: February 20, 2017

Join Walton County 4-H for the 2nd Annual Farm Safety Day on February 20, 2017 from 8:00am-3:30pm!  We have partnered with multiple organizations throughout Walton County to offer your youth a day packed with fun and hands on learning!  The youth will rotate through stations throughout the day ranging from boating safety, large animal safety, …

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2017 MG Lecture Series: Gardening for a Wildlife Habitat

Gardening for a Wildlife Habitat Bring more enjoyment into your garden by attracting wildlife.  Birds, butterflies and small creatures will bring your yard to life.  Dara Dobson, a wildflower enthusiast, Master Gardener and owner of 7 Pines Native Nursery, will discuss the importance of native plants and planting natives to help our declining pollinator populations.  …

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