Category Archives: Home/Garden

Butterfly workshop in DeFuniak Springs Sept. 22

Date/time: Friday, Sept. 22 – 1 – 3:30 p.m. If you are interested in butterfly gardening, preservation of pollinators, or just enjoying the annual migrations of the incredible Monarch Butterfly, the University of Florida/IFAS Walton County Extension is presenting an … Continue reading

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When the potential threat of a hurricane is approaching, it’s always good to have a plan

Hurricane season runs from June 1 – November 30 Native Floridians are familiar with the  impact of hurricanes and the damage it can do to property, life and our coastline. However, many newcomers are not aware of the what is … Continue reading

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Fall gardening workshop in DeFuniak Springs Sept. 15

Gardening is a fun and rewarding hobby, but it can come with plenty of frustrations. The University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting an educational program to help anyone interested in gardening deal with everything from keeping soil healthy … Continue reading

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Rose workshop in Chipley Sept. 16

On Saturday, September 16th, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., UF/IFAS Extension Washington County will be providing a rose gardening workshop for gardeners across the Panhandle. Many roses are hard to grow in the Florida Panhandle without investing considerable … Continue reading

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Fall equinox gathering at Glendale Memorial Preserve Sept. 22-24

A fun-filled weekend is planned in celebration of the fall equinox at Glendale Memorial Preserve. Enjoy primitive camping, tours, nature walk, climb the fire tower, arts/crafts, potluck, bonfire, and Saturday night music and dance. Bring a friend from Sept. 22-24 … Continue reading

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Edible landscape lecture in DeFuniak Springs Sept. 6

The Walton County Master Gardeners resume their enjoyable monthly lecture series after the summer hiatus. The series will alternate locations and times to accommodate almost everyone.  These lectures are designed for local home gardeners. Calvin Chester will present his popular … Continue reading

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