This blog is for Polk County Florida small farms and pesticide applicators as a method of communication and sharing information. This blog is administered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Agent, Mary Beth Henry.
Monday, December 19, 2011
Posts from Agent's Update--Online Magazine for 12/12/2011
Palm Management in the Florida Landscape Date: February 28-29, 2012 (2 days - Tuesday and Wednesday) Time: 7:45 AM – 5:00 PM each day Location: University of Florida - IFAS Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center 3205 College Avenue Davie, FL 33314 Registration Fee: $300, checks only, payable to the "University of Florida" Reservations/Payment By: February 14, 2012 (or until class
This is a news release from USDA in a settlement affecting African-Americans that may have been descriminated against. Statements by Attorney General Holder and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack on Court Approval of Pigford II Settlement Agreement WASHINGTON, October 28, 2011– Attorney General Eric Holder and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack released the following statements on the U.S. District
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