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Agriculture Extension

Contact the Agents:  850-482-9620

Doug Mayo:  livestock, pastures, fish ponds

Ethan Carter:  row crops, pest management, CEU & pesticide license training

Logan Boatwright:  vegetables, fruits, & specialty crops

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Hurricane Michael Recovery Programs for Farmers Meeting – May 22

Governor Ron DeSantis recently released $25 million for a Disaster Bridge Loan Program for Farmers.  Crop farmers can borrow up to $200,000 for two years with 0% interest to help...
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National Corn Yield Contest

Field corn planting has been completed across the Panhandle.  Over last few years, the weather has not been ideal for optimal corn production in the Panhandle, as excessive rainfall events, weeds, and fungal diseases have depressed yields. ...
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Do You Raise High Quality Hay? Enter a Sample in the 2019 Southeastern Hay Contest

Now that the days are lengthening, the soil is warming up, and there is enough moisture to grow forages, it is time to focus on high quality hay production.  The first step is to soil test and apply a balanced fertilizer to get forages growing...
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