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, May 24, 2016
The Cultivator Newsletter - May 2016
Connecting farmers and food system innovators across Florida
Published Monthly by the UF/IFAS Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Extension Team
Issue No. 8
Introducing the Farm to School,
Farm to Community Team
The team works with local partners as well as state and federal agencies to improve the health of Florida citizens while benefiting farmers and the local economy. Read More
Keeping your leafy vegetables looking fresh at the farmers' market
Do you struggle to keep your greens looking great at your farmers market display? We have plenty of tips for you! - Read More!
- South Florida Bee College August 12-13, Davie, FL For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org - FSPCA Training - to become "Preventative Controls Qualified Individual" for Food Safety September 7 -9, Fort Pierce More information and registration here
- Regional Small Farms Conference November 1-2, Fort Pierce, FL More information forthcoming.