Nursery Irrigation Field Day
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM (EST)
We would start at UF/IFAS Miami-Dade Extension Auditorium with some concepts and preparation for the field day irrigation measurements in a container Nursery (Location will be shown at the class)
We will go over:
Amount of water capture in a container using overhead irrigation.
Amount of water capture in a container using microirrigation
Questions and Answers.
When & Where
UF/IFAS Miami Dade Extension/ Commercial Horticulture
The University of Florida/IFAS Miami-Dade County Extension is the liaison between research conducted by scientists at the University of Florida and other universities and our local community.
The nursery industry in Miami-Dade County is large and diverse. There are more than 1500 nurseries in the county, and they produce everything from bedding plants to tropical foliage to tender perennials. We are the #1 county in Florida for ornamentals production and #2 in the country.
Contact the UF/IFAS (Commercial Horticulture program) Extension agent: Vanessa Campoverde at 305-248-3311 EXT 241 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We focus on educational outreach through:
- phone consultations
- group meetings
- office visits
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18710 SW 288 St. Homestead, FL 33030
Tel: 305-248-3311 / Fax: 305-246-2932