Panhandle Agriculture

Converting from Pines to Pastures? Control Weeds before Planting

Converting from Pines to Pastures? Control Weeds before Planting

Converting timberlands to …

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Start Preparing Now for Whiteflies this Fall in Vegetable Crops

Start Preparing Now for Whiteflies this Fall in Vegetable Crops

Metalized …

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Farms are Dangerous Places for Kids to Work and Play

Tractors are responsible for 41% of fatal accidents for kids under the age of 15 on farms, yet 4 out of 5 kids raised on farms regularly ride on tractors with family members. Source: Childhood Agricultural Safety Network.

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Friday Feature: Portable Chainsaw Sawmill

This week’s feature video highlights a handy innovation for farmers and ranchers.  A tool that allows you to uses your ladder and chainsaw as a portable sawmill.  Norwood Sawmills makes the PortaMill that landowners can use to convert logs into valuable lumber for less than $ 1,000.  With the PortaMill, you use your chainsaw …

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March Weather Summary & Planting Season Outlook

March Weather Summary & Planting Season Outlook

National Weather Service March 2017 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/04/07/march-weather-summary-planting-season-outlook/

Forest Stewardship Workshop : Sell Your Timber for What it’s Worth – May 25

Forest Stewardship Workshop : Sell Your Timber for What it’s Worth – May 25

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March Cattle Market Price Watch

March Cattle Market Price Watch

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Private/Core Pesticide Applicator Training – April 28th

Private/Core Pesticide Applicator Training – April 28th

Are you in need of CEUs for renewal of your restricted use pesticide …

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Cotton Marketing News – Higher than Expected Acreage Impacts Prices

Cotton Marketing News – Higher than Expected Acreage Impacts Prices

Don Shurley, Cotton Economist, UGA Professor Emeritus

US cotton producers say they intend to …

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Controlling Adam’s Needle in Forages

Controlling Adam’s Needle in Forages

Adam’s Needle in newly established Ecoturf perennnial peanut – photo by …

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