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EAST FLORIDA (Madison County, east and south)
June 27 Smutgrass Management Using the Weed Wiper & Haylage Management - Field Day (link), 9 am to 3:30 pm, UF/IFAS Range Cattle Research and Education Center, 3401 Experiment Station Rd, Ona, FL 33865. Free. See link above for details and registration. Call (863) 735-1314 for more information.
July 16 UF/IFAS 2019 Grape Field Day (link), 9:30 AM – 3:30 pm, Frank Stronach Conference Center. UF Plant Science Research and Education Unit, 2556 West Highway 318, Citra, FL 32113. See link above for details and registration. For more information contact Juanita Popenoe, jpopenoe@ufl.edu or (352) 516-6486.
August 20-22 2019 Florida Forestry Association Annual Meeting and Trade Show: Forest Strong (link), Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Miramar Beach, FL. See link above for details and registration.
October 29 Grass/sedge Identification Workshop, Wekiwa Springs State Park, 1800 Wekiwa Circle, Apopka, FL 32712. Provided by the Central Florida, East Central Florida and Osceola CISMAs and the Florida Forest Stewardship Program. This will be an all-day training with a classroom and field portion and a hands-on ID session. We will have guest lecturers in the morning and instructors for the ID portion that are experts in this field and the training will be for all levels of expertise. Native and invasive species will be discussed. Free workshop. Various categories of CEUs pending approval. Mark your calendar.
November 21-22 2019 Organic Food and Farming Summit: Sowing the Gap (link), Renaissance Hotel at SeaWorld, Orlando, FL. Presented by Florida Organic Growers. See link above for details and registration.


WEST FLORIDA (Jefferson County and west)
October 3 Forest Stewardship Tour at Crooked Creek Preserve, Property of Billy and Marcia Boothe, Gadsden County, 9 am to 12 pm CT. Topics will include longleaf pine forest restoration, promoting pollinators, hurricane recovery, and more. Details and registration to be posted soon. Contact Chris Demers, (352) 846-2375, cdemers@ufl.edu for details.


June 11 Forestry Webinar: Forest Resources of the U.S., 2017 - Supporting the 2020 RPA Assessment (link), 11:00 am ET. See link above for details and to join.
June 11 Conservation Webinar: Conservation Innovation Grants (Classic) (link), 12:00 pm ET. See link above for details and to join.
June 12 Forestry Webinar: Planning in the Wildland-Urban Interface (link), 1:00 pm ET. See link above for details and to join.
June 12 Conservation Webinar: Biochar Formulation as a Soil Amendment in the Agricultural, Forestry, and Environmental Sectors (link), 2:00 pm ET. See link above for details and to join.
July 16-17 2019 Southern Cover Crop Conference (link), Auburn Hotel and Conference Center, 241 S College St, Auburn, AL 36830. This conference brings researchers, Extension personnel, farmers, and ag industry specialists together to discover the latest information related to cover crops in the South. See link above for details and registration
Upcoming Southern Fire Exchange Webinars (link)




Last updated 6/6/19