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Local Farmers Inspire the Next Generation about Agriculture

Fred and Bobby teaching a group of 4-Hers about goats.

Fred and Bobbie Golden relocated to Jefferson County from Lakeland, Florida in 2000 to establish Golden Acres …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/03/local-farmers-inspire-the-next-generation-about-agriculture/

Things You Should Know About Farm Food Safety

Things You Should Know About Farm Food Safety

It seems like years ago that the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law, but it …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/06/things-you-should-know-about-farm-food-safety/

UF Survey Shows Most Floridians Want to Know More about Genetically Modified Foods

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/01/uf-survey-shows-most-floridians-want-to-know-more-about-genetically-modified-foods/

Wild about Deer: Game Processing Workshop

Wild about Deer: Game Processing Workshop

Deer in velvet. Photo by Jennifer Bearden

Deer in velvet. Photo by Jennifer Bearden

When hunting, food safety …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/31/wild-about-deer-game-processing-workshop/

Wild about Deer: Game Processing Workshop November 14

Deer in velvet. Photo by Jennifer Bearden

Deer in velvet. Photo by Jennifer Bearden

Wild game food safety habits begin in the field.  During hunting season, the goal is to have safe meat for you and your family to eat.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/24/wild-about-deer-game-processing-workshop-november-14/

What You Need to Know About Vibrio Bacteria in Gulf Waters

What You Need to Know About Vibrio Bacteria in Gulf Waters

After the recent report of a fatality due to the Vibrio bacteria near Tampa many locals have become concerned about their safety when …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/07/10/what-you-need-to-know-about-vibrio-bacteria-in-gulf-waters/

Federal Reserve Report Optimistic About Southeast Agriculture

Ag Blog - FRB noteThe U.S. Federal Reserve Banks are responsible for the currency used domestically.  They also issues a report eight times annually on the current economic conditions in the collective Federal Reserve Districts.

Known as the Beige Book, this publication is based on anecdotal information …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/12/federal-reserve-report-optimistic-about-southeast-agriculture/

What You Need To Know About Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

What You Need To Know About Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/22/what-you-need-to-know-about-avian-influenza-bird-flu/

What can you do about a colony of bats in a building?

What can you do about a colony of bats in a building?

Bats are extremely beneficial, but they …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/08/what-can-you-do-about-a-colony-of-bats-in-a-building/

Why Produce Farmers Should be Concerned about Food Safety

Why Produce Farmers Should be Concerned about Food Safety

Photo credit: Evan Anderson

Producers, processors, and distributors must adhere to federal guidelines …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/20/why-produce-farmers-should-be-concerned-about-food-safety/

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