Blake Thaxton

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Name: Blake Thaxton
Date registered: April 10, 2012

Latest posts

  1. 2014 Peanut Festival — September 29, 2014
  2. 2013 Take a Bite Out of Hunger! — October 18, 2013
  3. 24th Annual Peanut Festival — September 17, 2013
  4. Green Industry – BMP training — May 31, 2013
  5. Florida Small Farms Conference 2013 — May 29, 2013

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2014 Peanut Festival

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2014/09/29/2014-peanut-festival/

2013 Take a Bite Out of Hunger!

    The 2013 Take a Bite Out of Hunger, Peanut Butter Food Drive is back again.  Join your local extension office in supporting local farmers and those who are in need!

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/10/18/2013-take-a-bite-out-of-hunger/

24th Annual Peanut Festival

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/09/17/24th-annual-peanut-festival/

Green Industry – BMP training

As of January 2014 all companies applying fertilizer, commercially “for hire”, will be required to hold a fertilizer applicators license.  In order to obtain this license you must first become GI-BMP certified. 2014 isn’t that far away.  Take the time to attend class this summer.  Don’t wait to the last minute and have to scramble …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/05/31/green-industry-bmp-training-2/

Florida Small Farms Conference 2013

The 5th Annual Florida Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Conference promises to inform and inspire agricultural innovators. Join us August 2-4 in Kissimmee, Florida for farm tours, a trade show, networking opportunities, live animal exhibits, hands-on workshops, and delicious locally-grown food! Don’t miss this chance to learn more about farming as well as alternative enterprises …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/05/29/florida-small-farms-conference-2013/

Gulf Coast Small Farms – Spring Field Day – May 10

UF/IFAS NW District Extension agents and the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center have joined forces to provide relevant hands on training for the Small Farmers of northwest Florida and surrounding areas by developing the Gulf Coast Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises program.  This Spring Field Day will be a sneak peek at what the program will offer …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/04/08/gulf-coast-small-farms-spring-field-day-may-10/

Managing Hog & Deer Damage

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/03/07/managing-hog-deer-damage/

Limited Commercial Maintenance Training

  Getting you the license you need is our business! You will get a professional edge too.  Being licensed means complying with the law – but it also means you can run your business better and smarter. The licensing course will provide you with information you will use every day – on issues like laws, safety, labeling, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/03/04/limited-commercial-maintenance-training/

Landscape Professionals Updates: Jan-Feb

There are several events for landscape professionals to look for in 2013.  There will continue to be Pesticide training, GI-BMP trainings, and other special event.  Below are two great events coming up. ]  

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/01/09/landscape-professionals-updates-jan-feb/

Vegetable Producers Round Up

Join us at the Vegetable (& other Specialty Crop) Producers Round Up! Come learn about new marketing opportunities for your specialty crop operation and interact with local Northwest Florida produce distributors. We will be teaching new pest management techniques, the latest in food safety, and how plastic mulch is mechanically laid. You will also have …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2012/12/10/vegetable-other-specialty-crop-producers-round-up/

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