Panhandle Agriculture

Friday Feature: Preventing Needlestick Injuries to Ranch Hands

Friday Feature: Preventing Needlestick Injuries to Ranch Hands

More than 80% of workers on livestock farms have accidentally stuck themselves with needles used for vaccine and drug administration.  Accidental needlestick injuries are usually minor, but can …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/friday-feature-preventing-needlestick-injuries-to-ranch-hands/

2017 Agritourism Conference – September 26-27

2017 Agritourism Conference – September 26-27

If you are a new or existing agritourism operation looking for ideas, please consider joining …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/2017-agritourism-conference-september-26-27/

Summer Temperatures Shorten Gestation Length of Early Fall-calving Cows

Summer Temperatures Shorten Gestation Length of Early Fall-calving Cows

Start checking early …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/summer-temperatures-shorten-gestation-length-of-early-fall-calving-cows/

How Generic Base Could Be Treated with the Cottonseed Proposal for 2018

How Generic Base Could Be Treated with the Cottonseed Proposal for 2018

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Call 811 Before You Dig or Farm Near Buried Utility and Pipelines

Call 811 Before You Dig or Farm Near Buried Utility and Pipelines

Today, August 11 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/call-811-before-you-dig-or-farm-near-buried-utility-and-pipelines/

New UF/IFAS Entomologist is Surveying Insect Pests in Panhandle Row Crops

New UF/IFAS Entomologist is Surveying Insect Pests in Panhandle Row Crops

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Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices for Crop Farmers

Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices for Crop Farmers

On August 10th, UF/IFAS Santa Rosa and Escambia County Extension hosted a field day covering moisture monitoring, cover crops, and best management …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/moisture-monitoring-cover-crops-and-best-management-practices-for-crop-farmers/

The Mobile Irrigation Lab Team: Helping Panhandle Farmers Lower Costs and Conserve Water

The Mobile Irrigation Lab Team: Helping Panhandle Farmers Lower Costs and Conserve Water

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/the-mobile-irrigation-lab-team-helping-panhandle-farmers-lower-costs-and-conserve-water/

Weed of the Week: Southern Sandbur

Weed of the Week: Southern Sandbur

Left: Southern sandbur seedhead. Right: Close-up picture of individual …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/weed-of-the-week-southern-sandbur/

Friday Feature: Large Scale Lettuce Production on Muck Soil near Belle Glade

Friday Feature: Large Scale Lettuce Production on Muck Soil near Belle Glade

This week’s featured …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/05/friday-feature-large-scale-lettuce-production-on-muck-soil-near-belle-glade/

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