September Agriculture and Natural Resources Program

The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the following Agriculture and Natural Resources Program for September 2018. This program is being offered by Dr. Kevin Korus, Agriculture & Natural Resources Agent, at the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office (2800 N.E. 39th Avenue, Gainesville).

Introduction to Hops Production – September 20, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

This workshop is designed to cover the basics of starting a successful hopyard in North Florida. There will be specialists from the University of Florida and local industry representatives to share information on set-up, variety selection, pest and disease management, cone quality, harvesting, and marketing.

Participants must register online. The registration fee is $10.00. There are no refunds for registration fees. The workshop is limited to 40 participants.

View the Introduction to Hops Production flyer.

For more information, contact Dr. Kevin Korus, Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent, at 352-955-2402. Visit the Extension Office website for additional programs offered by the Extension Office.

An Equal Opportunity Institution. Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Nick T. Place, Dean. Single copies of Extension publications (excluding 4-H and youth publications) are available free to Florida residents from county Extension offices. Information about alternate formats is available from IFAS Communications, University of Florida, PO Box 110810, Gainesville, FL 32611-0810.

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