North Santa Rosa

Peanut/Cotton Field Day Friday, Sept. 7th

Late Season On Farm Peanut/Cotton Field Day Planned


A late season on-farm field day program is planned for Friday, September 7 at Mickey Diamond Farms in Jay, sponsored by the Santa Rosa County Extension Service and Agribusiness Industry Representatives.

The event schedule includes:

10:30 – 11:30 Meet in the field to discuss and evaluate plots.


Peanut Fungicide Trial: Visually evaluate 14 different fungicide treatments in large side by side plots.


Cotton Variety Trial: Visually evaluate 24 different varieties under the same management/production practices of this long-running trial.


Speakers will include UF IFAS Extension faculty, agribusiness chemical representatives and seed representatives.

11:30 – 12:00 Convene at Mickey Diamond’s barn for an industry sponsored meal

For information or meal reservations, contact Janis Simmons at the Santa Rosa County Extension Office at or (850) 675-6654

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