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.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The Cultivator Newsletter - February 2016
Connecting farmers and food system innovators across Florida
Published Monthly by the UF/IFAS Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Extension Team
Issue No. 5
Regional Small Farms Conference in Fort Myers Online Registration now open!
Check out the Conference Program today!
Learn about soil building, urban farming sytems, agroforestry-based integrated farms, financing the farm, cottage and value-added foods to food policies, local food systems and MORE.
This two-day event promises lots of learning opportunities for everyone, from the prospective or beginner farmers to those most experienced, and from rural to urban settings. Go to the Conference Site
Whole Farm Integrated Pest Management
Learn how to manage pests using IPM strategies on a whole farm through this video series developed by a team of UF/IFAS Extension. See MORE