Julie McConnell

Author's details

Name: Julie McConnell
Date registered: October 25, 2012
URL: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu

Biography

UF/IFAS Bay County Extension Faculty, Horticulture Julie graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Ornamental Horticulture from Auburn University in 2001. She spent 10 years in the wholesale nursery business in Atlanta before joining UF/IFAS Extension in 2012. In 2016, she completed a Master of Science in Entomology and earned the Landscape Pest Management Graduate Certificate from the University of Florida.

Latest posts

  1. Featured Creatures at Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida 1/27/18 — January 8, 2018
  2. Training Opportunities for Commercial Horticulture Professionals — December 27, 2017
  3. Zika & Mosquitoes: What You Need To Know — August 12, 2016
  4. Why is My Tree Dying? — October 3, 2013

Author's posts listings

Featured Creatures at Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida 1/27/18

Come by our booth at the Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida“Featured Creatures” Military Appreciation Event on Saturday, January 27th, 2018. We will have Bo, the Lionfish, on display along with other educational exhibits and information …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2018/01/08/featured-creatures-at-science-and-discovery-center-of-northwest-florida-1-27-18/

Training Opportunities for Commercial Horticulture Professionals

Make plans to attend continuing education and certification classes before spring! Below are several opportunities in Panama City:

January 30, 2018 – Panama City “Limited Pesticide Training and Exams” register online at https://ufifasbaypesticidejan2018.eventbrite.com or contact Julie McConnell at 850-784-6105 or juliebmcconnell@ufl.edu Flyer with links to exam fee site Limited Commercial Maintenance Flyer_Online_Payment_Bay_013018

February 15, 2018 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/12/27/training-opportunities-for-commercial-horticulture-professionals/

Zika & Mosquitoes: What You Need To Know

Bay County has been added to the list of Florida Counties with confirmed cases of Zika Virus. This news raises many questions for residents and visitors to our area. For immediate information on Zika virus see the sites listed below: Florida Medical Entomology Lab Florida Health Centers for Disease Control …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/08/12/zika-mosquitoes-what-you-need-to-know/

Why is My Tree Dying?

Over the past several weeks we have received many calls from concerned residents about mature trees turning brown.  There are many factors that could be in play, but a common cause has been related to the excess rainfall from the summer months.  UF/IFAS Okaloosa County Commercial Horticulture Agent Sheila Dunning explains in this article why …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/10/03/why-is-my-tree-dying/