2016 Beekeeping Short Course March 7, 14, & 21

beehives2[1]

The UF/IFAS Extension Panhandle Agriculture Team is pleased to offer a Beekeeping Short-Course in March, 2016. These classes will be offered via interactive video at Extension Offices across the Florida Panhandle. Classes will be taught by state and nationally recognized experts. Classes are Monday evenings from 6:00-8:00 pm Central Time, 7:00-9:00 pm Eastern Time. Each …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/02/08/2016-beekeeping-short-course-march-7-14-21/

Santa Rosa/Escambia Pesticide Applicator License Class

A Private Applicator Pesticide Applicator Training Class will be held on February 29, 2016, at the Jay Community Center from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Attendees will learn the basics of applying pesticides correctly and will be able to take the exams (Core and Private Applicator) necessary to become certified private applicators by FDACS. Continuing Education Units …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/02/01/santa-rosaescambia-pesticide-applicator-license-class/

Experience Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials!

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials will be the topic of the October 19 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. This program had originally been scheduled on September 28 but was cancelled due to rain. Santa Rosa Master Gardeners will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom. The program …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/10/08/experience-fall-blooming-shrubs-and-perennials/

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials Program

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials will be the topic of the September 28 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Santa Rosa Master Gardeners will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom. The program will feature a tour of blooming plants in the UF Milton Garden. Mondays in the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/09/14/fall-blooming-shrubs-and-perennials-program/

Right of Way, Forestry and Natural Areas Pesticide Training – August 12

UF/IFAS Extension agents from Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Escambia Counties will hold a training for Right of Way, Forestry and Natural Areas pesticide applicators. The program will be held on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at the Bear Lake Pavilion on Hwy. 4 in Munson, FL, beginning with registration at 7:30 a.m. The event includes lunch …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/07/30/right-of-way-forestry-and-natural-areas-pesticide-training-august-12/

The Great Pesticide Applicator CEU Round-Up – July 22

There is no better way to earn those hard-to-get pesticide applicator continuing education units (CEUs) than through the Great CEU Round-Up. Attendees can earn up to six CEUs for the day across 16 different license categories. The Great CEU Round-Up will be held on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, beginning with registration at 7:30 a.m. CDT. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/07/13/the-great-pesticide-applicator-ceu-round-up-july-22/

Panhandle Butterfly House Plant Sale

The Panhandle Butterfly House will have a plant sale on Saturday, June 20 from 10 am until 3 pm or until all plants are sold.  Come early for the best selection! All plants are annuals or perennials that serve as nectar or host plants for butterflies. Expertise on how to plan and care for a …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/06/11/panhandle-butterfly-house-plant-sale/

Mondays in the Gardens: Ferns

Ferns will be the topic of the June 1 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Tina Tuttle, a certified NGC Gardening Consultant and Landscape Design Consultant, will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom.  This educational session will include information on the biology of ferns along with how …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/05/08/mondays-in-the-gardens-ferns/

Mondays in the Garden: Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental Grasses will be the topic of the April 27 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Barry Ballard, Plant Health Specialist for Emerald Coast Growers, will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom.  This educational session will include information on the many ornamental grasses that grow in the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/04/21/mondays-in-the-garden-ornamental-grasses/

Formosan Termite Awareness

We are getting homeowners ready to roll out the unwelcome mat to Formosan termites in the panhandle! Homeowner education on this serious, invasive pest will be a team effort between the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and UF/IFAS Extension spanning across three counties during the month of April.  Formosan termites will begin swarming …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/03/20/formosan-termite-awareness/

Older posts «