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BMAPs, BMPs and the New Florida Water Bill

BMAPs, BMPs and the New Florida Water Bill

Nitrates are the primary pollutant …

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Enrollment Open for 2017 ARC & PLC USDA Farm Bill Programs

Enrollment Open for 2017 ARC & PLC USDA Farm Bill Programs

FSA HeaderU.S. Department of Agriculture …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/12/03/enrollment-open-for-2017-arc-plc-usda-farm-bill-programs/

Bill & Brenda Maphis Honored as Washington County Agricultural Innovators

Bill and Brenda Maphis were recognized as Agricultural Innovators by Matt Orwat, Washington County Extension Agent.

Bill and Brenda Maphis were recognized as Agricultural Innovators by Matt Orwat, Washington County Extension Agent.

On Tuesday August 4, 2015, twelve Innovative Farmers …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/11/bill-brenda-maphis-honored-as-washington-county-agricultural-innovators/

Farm Bill Decision Deadlines for Row Crop Farmers

 

Farm Bill To Do ListEvery row crop farmer has some decisions to make regarding new programs outlined in the 2014 Farm Bill.  The following are the final deadline dates for several key decisions.  Due to the large number of farms in the region that will …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/17/farm-bill-decision-deadlines-for-row-crop-farmers/

2014 Farm Bill Provides Greater Protection for Specialty Crop Growers

2014 Farm Bill Provides Greater Protection for Specialty Crop Growers

USDA FSA BulletinSource: USDA Farm Service Agency

Greater protection is now available from the Noninsured Crop Disaster …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/12/20/2014-farm-bill-provides-greater-protection-for-specialty-crop-growers/

UF/IFAS Extension will Host Farm Bill Trainings in January

UF/IFAS Extension will Host Farm Bill Trainings in January

Photo Credit: Doug Mayo

Farmers have some decisions to make about the new …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/12/13/ufifas-extension-will-host-farm-bill-trainings-in-january/

Farm Bill changes to Crop Insurance Webinar March 3

Southern Risk Managment Center LogoMonday, March 3, 2014
2:00-3:00 PM Central Time

Historically, federal farm programs focused on mitigating downside price risk and crop insurance offered protection from yield risk. Until recently, little consideration had been given to how this might affect farm-level decision-making.  Supplemental crop …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/03/01/farm-bill-changes-to-crop-insurance-webinar-march-3/

Farm Bill Seminar for Peanut Farmers February 19

FL Peanut Producers logoFARM BILL SEMINAR FEBRUARY 19, 2014

With the passing of the 2014 Farm Bill last week, the Florida and Alabama Peanut Producers Associations have scheduled a meeting to help growers better understand the new legislation affecting peanut farmers.  Dr. Stanley Fletcher, Director of …

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Cool Off Your Heating Bill

 

Set your thermostat to 68 degrees or lower in the winter to reduce heating costs.

Set your thermostat to 68 degrees or lower in the winter to reduce heating costs.

Winter definitely is here!  Thankfully, we are not shoveling …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/01/27/cool-off-your-heating-bill/