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2017 Events Calendar

 

   

 

EAST FLORIDA (Madison County, east and south)
November 28 -
December 2
FireVision 20/20: A 20 Year Reflection and Look into the Future: 7th International Fire Ecology & Management Congress (link), Buena Vista Palace Resort, Orlando, FL. This event will offer an exciting blend of learning opportunities for fire managers, natural resource professionals, policy and administrative leaders, and the academic and research community. Presentations will feature the latest in research results and applications. See link above for details and registration.
November 30 Ground Floor Farm Tour and Agritourism Workshop (link), 10 am - 3 pm, Ground Floor Farm, 100 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Stuart, FL 34994. Provided by Florida Organic Growers. Free tour. See link above for details and registration.
December 5-6 2017 Florida Protected Ag and Hyrdroponics Conference (link), UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Balm, FL. 2 days of presentations, tours and demonstrations. See link above for details and registration or contact Bob Hochmuth at (386) 362-1725 ext 103, bobhoch@ufl.edu; or Christine Cooley, (813) 419-6670, ccooley@ufl.edu
December 13 Cold Tolerant Citrus Production for the Southeastern Coastal Plain (pdf link), UF/IFAS Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center, Live Oak, FL. To register online click here or for more information contact us at (386) 362-1725.
February 9, 2018 Small Scale Mushroom Production (link), UF/IFAS Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center, Live Oak, FL. To register online click here or for more information contact SVAEC at (386) 362-1725.

 

WEST FLORIDA (Jefferson County and west)
November 16 Florida Pecan Field Day (link), 9 am to 2 pm ET, UF/IFAS Jefferson County Extension Office, Monticello, FL. If you’re a pecan grower, or just considering it, this will be a great opportunity to learn more about the pecan business. The event features guest speakers from the University of Florida and the University of Georgia. Free for Florida Pecan Growers’ Association members, $10 for non-members. You can join the Association during the event registration. Please contatct the Jackson County Extension Office to RSVP at (850) 482-9620 or email Sabrina Farr at s.farr@ufl.edu, so we know how many to expect for lunch.

 

WEBINARS
November 28 Science & Technology Webinar: Working with Producers to Apply Intensive Grazing Management (link), 2 pm ET, see link for details and to join.
December 4 Climate Science Webinar: Nutrient Management and Precision Application Technology (link), 11am ET, see link for details and to join.
December 7 Climate Science Webinar: The CONSERVE Program: Transdisciplinary Research, Extension, and Education at the Nexus of Sustainable Water Reuse, Food and Health (link), 3 pm ET, see link for details and to join.
December 12 Science & Technology Webinar: Soil Microbes Every Agronomist Should Know (link), 2 pm ET, see link for details and to join.

 

 

 

Last updated 11/17/17