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.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Posts from Agent's Update--Online Magazine for 07/30/2012
Winfield Solutions is sponsoring the following business/pest update seminar. Great speakers and a free lunch; that's hard to beat! Strategic Business Management Forum featuring Pest Update We know economic challenges strain your business. Sometimes deciding where to make sacrifices in your budget can be complex, risky and the desired results not immediately realized. We hope you can join us
On July 2, 1962 one hundred and fifty years ago, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Morril Act into law (introduced by Justin Smith Morril from Vermont) that established the land grant system. This Act designated money from the sales of granted lands to states for the establishment of universities to educate the working class in engineering and agricultural arts and helped to establish some of
Here is an opportunity for someone who would enjoy the opportunity to be responsible for the horticultural care of a beautiful garden... Bok Tower Garden is currently seeking a full-time Gardener. The primary responsibility is to perform general gardening duties to maintain the integrity and beauty of the Gardens and grounds. To be responsible for the care and cultivation of an assigned garden
The FNGLA Lake Region Chapter will be having their next meeting on Aug. 7, 2012. It will be at City of Lakeland Nursery, 4620 Highway 98 South, Lakeland, FL. Dinner will be at Gators Dockside, 5147 Highway 98 South, Lakeland,Fl. PLEASE EMAIL FOR RESERVATIONS FOR DINNER IF YOU CAN COME. -or- CALL KAREN NORRIS IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS 863-644-6491
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