Education

AgSaves Financial Planning Workshop to be Held at Calhoun County Extension

In February, 93 people in the Agriculture Industry assembled to kick-off a new initiative called AgSave$ to bring personal finance education such as estate planning, succession planning, and protecting assets, to farmers, ranchers and agriculture producers in Florida. The AgSave$ program is a cooperation between Agriculture and Family and Consumer Sciences Faculty in the University …

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New Youth Agricultural Loan Program from Farm Credit of Northwest Florida

MARIANNA, FL (October 27, 2014) – In keeping with the cooperative’s commitment to support ag education programs and help rural America grow, Farm Credit of Northwest Florida has designed the Youth Agricultural Loan Program specifically to help active 4-H and FFA members to get a running start with their agriculture-related projects and future success. Farm …

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Emergency Preparedness Expo Saturday June 7th!

Be prepared for any emergency and have fun learning how at Saturday’s Emergency Preparedness Expo in Blountstown at the 4-H Youth Camp in Sam Atkins Park!  Please click on the following Event Flyer (Emergency Preparedness Event Flyer) and see the agenda outlined below:  

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Dogwood Trees for Sale

Calhoun County 4-H and Keep Calhoun County Beautiful, Inc. are selling Dogwood Trees throughout the month of February 2014.  The cost is $1.00 each or 6 trees for $5.00.  The trees are located at the Calhoun County Extension Office in Blountstown, FL.  For more information, please call Peg at 850-674-8323.

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UF/IFAS Extension 2014 Beekeeping in the Panhandle Short Course

 The UF/IFAS Panhandle Agriculture Team is pleased to offer a Beekeeping Short-Course in February and March, 2014.  The classes will be offered via interactive video conference at Extension Offices across the Panhandle.  There will be four 2-hour classes held at your local Extension Office from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Central Time, and one local …

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