2012 Small Farms Conference

Anyone interested in becoming a part of, and strengthening the small farm community in Florida? The small farms conference is for you!  It will take place July 27-29, 2012 in Kissimmee, FL.  Check it out here!  Sessions include: ·         Beginning Farmers and Ranchers ·         New Markets and Regulations ·         Food Safety ·         Good Bug, Bad …

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John Davy and Glen Strange Families Honored as Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year

Glen and Janet Strange and John and Sara Davy accept Farm Families Award from County Commissioner Don Salter

On Tuesday, October 4, 2016, the John Davy and Glen Strange families of Panhandle Growers, Inc. were honored as the 2016 Santa Rosa County Farm Families of the Year during the 50th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour. The daylong tour stopped at Panhandle Growers where Davy and Strange and their wives received the award …

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Extension Farm Field Day – August 14

Come join us on August 14 at the West Florida Research and Education Center for the 2012 Extension Farm Field Day. Check it out here!

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APHIDS and PEANUTS

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On July 16 I was called out to a peanut field in Santa Rosa County. There I met with producer Steven Godwin, and CPS agronomist Greg Esco, to examine aphids they had found in the field while they were scouting for lesser cornstalk borer. The jury is still out on an official identification of the …

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Managing Hog and Deer Damage, March 23,2012

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