Tag Archive: Practices

Ghoulishly Good Practices for Halloween

From candy to pumpkins to the costumes, Halloween is a fun-filled time for kids and adults alike. However, it can pose dangers.  To help make this year’s trick-or-treat a safe and fun time, follow these simple safety tips complied by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

CREATIVE COSTUMES:
Plan costumes that are bright and reflective. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/31/ghoulishly-good-practices-for-halloween-2/

Ghoulishly Good Practices for Halloween

Ghoulishly Good Practices for Halloween

Make Halloween a fun and safe night for children and adults alike.

From candy to pumpkins …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/16/ghoulishly-good-practices-for-halloween/

Permaculture Practices for the Home Landscape

If you’ve attended any of our landscaping classes, then you’ve probably heard the phrase “Right Plant, Right Place”.  This phrase is a simple reminder to research plant growth habits and growing conditions before making selections for your landscape.  This not only holds true for ornamental plants, but for edible crops as well.  A term used …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/25/permaculture-practices-for-the-home-landscape/

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/

Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices Field Day – August 10

Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices Field Day – August 10

Please join us on the morning of August 10th for …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/04/moisture-monitoring-cover-crops-and-best-management-practices-field-day-august-10/

Safety and Best Management Practices Essential for Pesticide Use

Many folks may not realize it at first, but everyone is using pesticides. Have you recently used a mold or mildew removal cleaner in your bathroom? Do you apply flea & tick powder to your pet? It is a misconception that only farmers, ranchers and lawn and garden enthusiasts are pesticide users. So, let’s all keep safety in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/01/safety-and-best-management-practices-essential-for-pesticide-use/

November 9th Green Industries Best Management Practices Class

Wednesday November 9th, 8am-4pm. Green Industries Best Management Practices

Okaloosa County Extension 3098 Airport Rd. Crestview, FL. Click Here for flyer.

 

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Author: Matthew Orwat – mjorwat@ufl.edu

Matthew J. Orwat started his career with UF / IFAS in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/21/november-9th-green-industries-best-management-practices-class/

Expected Tight Margins in 2016 Call for Careful Evaluation of Peanut Production Practices

Expected Tight Margins in 2016 Call for Careful Evaluation of Peanut Production Practices

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/05/expected-tight-margins-in-2016-call-for-careful-evaluation-of-peanut-production-practices/

Protect Beef Quality with Proper Cattle Hauling Practices

Protect Beef Quality with Proper Cattle Hauling Practices

Bulls on TrailerSince 1991, when the Beef Checkoff funded the first beef quality audit, the U.S. Cattle Industry has made …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/20/protect-beef-quality-with-proper-cattle-hauling-practices/

Green Industries Best Management Practices

Landscape ProfessionalOn June 18, 2009, Florida Governor Charlie Crist signed into law SB 494 requiring all commercial fertilizer applicators have a license by January 1, 2014. Passing the Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMP) training is mandatory to obtain that license.  University of Florida/IFAS Extension provides …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/07/15/green-industries-best-management-practices/

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