Panhandle Agriculture

Friday Feature: The Domestication of Fruits and Vegetables

Friday Feature: The Domestication of Fruits and Vegetables

This week’s featured video shares the unique history of domestication of five familiar fruits and vegetables.  The video produced by Business Insider shows how farmers and scientists …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/20/friday-feature-the-domestication-of-fruits-and-vegetables/

Cotton Marketing News: October Numbers Were Not As Expected but Prices Hold

Cotton Marketing News: October Numbers Were Not As Expected but Prices Hold

Don Shurley, UGA Emeritus Cotton Economist

Last week, I visited …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/20/cotton-marketing-news-october-numbers-were-not-as-expected-but-prices-hold/

Evaluation of Feet & Legs in Cattle is Important for Longevity in the Herd

Evaluation of Feet & Legs in Cattle is Important for Longevity in the Herd

Routine evaluation of the health status of cattle is important to ensure that your animals are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/20/evaluation-of-feet-legs-in-cattle-is-important-for-longevity-in-the-herd/

Rose Crown Gall Becoming More Prevalent in Florida

Rose Crown Gall Becoming More Prevalent in Florida

Crown gall symptoms on roses …

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La Niña Watch issued by the Climate Prediction Center

La Niña Watch issued by the Climate Prediction Center

Probabilities …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/20/la-nina-watch-issued-by-the-climate-prediction-center/

Jackson County Certified Pile Burner Course Rescheduled for November 14

Jackson County Certified Pile Burner Course Rescheduled for November 14

The Florida Forest Service (FFS) and UF/IFAS …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/20/jackson-county-certified-pile-burner-course-rescheduled-for-november-14/

Florida Agricultural Damages due to Hurricane Irma Estimated $2.5 Billion

Florida Agricultural Damages due to Hurricane Irma Estimated $ 2.5 Billion

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Friday Feature: Farmers for America Trailer

Friday Feature: Farmers for America Trailer

This week’s featured video is actually the movie trailer for a new documentary called Farmers for America.  This video provides brief highlights …

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Culling Older Cows from the Herd Before Winter

Culling Older Cows from the Herd Before Winter

Research shows that 10 year …

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Cotton Marketing News: Changes in the Loan Program and Rate for 2017

Cotton Marketing News: Changes in the Loan Program and Rate for 2017

Don Shurley, UGA Emeritus Cotton Economist

The marketing assistance loan …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/13/cotton-marketing-news-changes-in-the-loan-program-and-rate-for-2017/

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