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 22, 2012
Posts from Agent's Update--Online Magazine for 08/20/2012
A stormwater assesment fee will be assesed for properties in unincorporated Polk County. If you are an agricultural producer, specifically an ornamental nursery or sod producer in Polk County now is the time to sign up to implement Best Management Practices on your operation. For folks to be exempted or receive mitigation credits, they need to apply before September 13th for the credit to
I found these non-biased UF publications useful in informing my thoughts on the upcoming vote. I'm sure they will help you out as well. Here is a summary and analysis on the pros/cons of each of the ballot items of proposed state constitutional amendments that Floridians will be voting on. Now if only we could get UF to do non-biased publications on those running for office. 2012 Florida
Here are some classes that are being made available from The Institute of Florida Studies at Hillsborough Community College. Here is the 2012 Fall schedule of courses. All information is available on the website. http://www.hccfl.edu/departments/ifs.aspx Below please find the courses being offered, start dates and times, and costs. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact...
Here is an opportunity you may want to take advantage of to increase your financial competence concerning your agriculture opperation. Dont forget to take advantage of the benchmarking website for nursery growers as well. https://hortbusiness.ifas.ufl.edu/analysis/ Sharpen Your Financial Skills at the 2012 Financial Management Conference! Market dynamics continue to change, capital
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