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Events on September 23, 2014
  • Warner University Water Conservation Symposium
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 23, 2014 - 8:30 pm
    Location: Darby Lecture Hall, Warner University
    Description: Warner University is hosting a Water Conservation Symposium on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 6:00pm, featuring Johnny Georges, the creator of the tree T-PEE® and known for his appearance pitching the product on ABC’s Shark Tank in 2013. The entire community is invited to attend this exciting event, and we hope you will help us in spreading the word!
Events on September 24, 2014
  • Haines City Farmers' Market
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: September 24, 2014 - 2:00 pm
    Location: Railroad Park, downtown: 555 Ledwith Avenue
    Description: For more information, contact the Marketing Manager, Tommy Cassel at (863) 421-3700.
Events on September 25, 2014
  • Farm Credit/Ag Institutes Candidate's Forum
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 26, 2014 - 12:00 am
    Description: This is an event that has attracted over 300 of the state's agricultural leaders in the past; come hear the gubernatorial candidate’s agricultural platforms. For more information, contact Ron O’Connor at
  • Winter Haven Farmers' Market
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: September 25, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: 4th Street NW between Avenue E and D NW
    Description: Held weekly on Thursdays, from 8-5 p.m. For more information, contact Audrey McIntosh at (863) 291-5870.
Events on September 26, 2014
  • Polk County Farm Bureau Ag Tour
    Starts: 7:30 am
    Ends: September 26, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service, 1702 Hwy17 S #98, Bartow, FL, United States
Events on September 27, 2014
  • Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: September 27, 2014 - 2:00 pm
    Location: At E. Pine St. & N. Kentucky Av. (200 block of N. Kentucky Av.) in Downtown Lakeland.
    Description: The Downtown Farmers Curb Market is a key component of a vibrant, diverse and exciting Downtown. It is designed to serve and bring together all segments of our community. It is a positive force in bringing people Downtown to purchase fresh produce, plants and local handcrafted items. The 11-month Market (closed in August) is a showcase for the talents and the work of local artisans and local growers. The Downtown Farmers Curb Market is a project of the Lakeland Downtown Development Authority (LDDA).

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