Monday, March 4, 2013

Local Workshops March 2013

Freezing Products" A Canning" Workshop
When: March 4th, 2013
Where:Duval County Extension Office, 1pm
Cost: $20 per person

Come learn to freeze products in jars and plastic containers, at Duval County Canning Center, at 1 PM. Space is limited and pre-registration and pre-payment being required. 

Please contact Jeannie Crosby to register at 904.255.7450

Make checks payable to: DCOHAC and mail to:

Duval County Extension Office
1010 N McDuff Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32254
Attention: Jeannie

 Small Scale Poultry Productions Workshop
Tuesday, March 12 - 6 - 8:30 PM
The Duval County Extension Office along with Standard Feed & Seed, Dinsmore Feed & Supply and Purina Animal Nutrition is offering a Small Scale Poultry Production Workshop on Tuesday, March 12th from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. This free workshop will cover breed selection, nutrition and feeding, basic management of recycling chicken litter, current regulations and petition update, general tips and an Q & A panel. Everyone in attendance will receive a coupon for two free chicks. Light refreshments will be served. To pre-register call Becky at 904-255-7450 or go to This workshop will be located at the Duval County Extension Office at 1010 N McDuff Ave. Jacksonville, Fl.
Rain Barrel Workshop
Friday, March 15 - 10AM - Noon
Duval County Extension is offering a Make and Take Rain Barrel Workshop on Friday, March 15th from 10AM - Noon. The cost is $45.00. Pre-registration with payment is due by Monday, March 11th. Please make check for $45 payable to DCOHAC and mail to Rain Barrel Workshop, 1010 N McDuff Ave. Jacksonville, Fl 32254. The class is limited in size. Please bring a vehicle big enough to get the 55 gallon plastic drum home. Sorry, no deliveries. For questions, please call Becky at         904-255-7450.