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Christine Kelly-Begazo
Agriculture Agent III
Phone: 772-226-4330 x 3
Fax: 772-226-1743
E-mail: ckellybe@ufl.edu 

Indian River County Agriculture

Ms. Christine Kelly-Begazo develops educational programs that assist agriculture clientele to produce and market fresh fruits, vegetables, meat and dairy products to the consumer.

Indian River County has had a long and rich agricultural history and continues to thrive with innovative products for current markets.

Links:  

Soil Moisture Sensor Loaner-Trainer Program

Green Industries - Fertilizer & Pesticide Applicators information

Agro Security - State Agricultural Response Team (SART)

Beef Cattle

Pasture Management

Small Farms 

Weed Management

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Vero Beach’s 19th Annual Gardenfest! Coming Soon

The 19th annual Gardenfest! in Rivererside Park, Vero Beach is coming soon.  So bring your wagon, your imagination, your garden wish-list, and your men.  No need to miss the Superbowl!  Gardenfest! closes Sunday evening at 4PM. Gardenfest! ...
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Indian River County Extension Accepts Peanut Butter Challenge

By Yvonne Florian, Indian River Extension, Program Assistant and Christine Kelly-Begazo. Indian River County Extension has taken up the Challenge!! For the past few years, the UF IFAS Extension offices in the...
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Soil Moisture Sensor Loaner-Trainer Program for Treasure Coast Farmers

Why use soil moisture sensors? Farmers have to carefully manage water supply for their crops.  Too much or too little irrigation can damage or stress the crop, making it more vulnerable to weed competition, insect pests, and/or disease. ...
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