Don't Miss The 2019 Florida Ag Expo!

The Florida Ag Expo will be held on November 21, 2019 at the University of Florida's Gulf Coast Research and Education Center(GCREC). This year's event will be one you don't want to miss, so come out for a day of networking, education and a chance to see first hand all of the great work being done at the GCREC!

What's Happening at the GCREC?

Florida Ag Expo Updates

RSS Vegetable & Specialty Crop News

  • Disaster Areas Declared in Georgia Due to Drought
    Emergency Support to Producers in Surrounding Counties/Border States Also Available (USDA/FSA) — Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 13 Georgia counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Barrow, Clarke, Dade, Greene, Hancock, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Taliaferro, Walker, Walton and Warren who suffered losses due to recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]
  • Facts of the Flow: Lake Okeechobee, 2019 Year-to-Date
    (SFWMD) — Here is the latest update on inflows into Lake Okeechobee for the calendar year to date. This data is provided by South Florida Water Management District’s DBHYDRO database. There has been no back-pumping into Lake Okeechobee from the Everglades Agricultural Area this year. Source: South Florida Water Management District The post Facts of […]
  • Evaluating Methods to Reduce Runoff in Blueberry Beds
    By Gary L. Hawkins Water and nutrients are needed items for plant growth, and blueberries are no different. However, when nutrients leach below the root zone that is a loss for the farmer. Where water tables are high and farmers use subsurface tile drains to remove excess water, mobile nutrients such as nitrogen in the […]

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