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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

OUR STORIES

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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Companion Planting: A Beneficial Friendship

Companion Planting for Improved Health in the Garden Bed by Yvonne Florian and Nickie Munroe Looking to give your vegetable or fruit garden even more color? How about some added benefits of pest protection to...
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