Panhandle Agriculture

Field Report: Sick Oats in the Panhandle

Field Report: Sick Oats in the Panhandle

Ethan Carter, Crop IPM Regional Agent and Ann Blount, UF/IFAS Forage Breeder

Crop aftershocks related to last week’s weather conditions (cold, overcast, and wet) were felt this week across in …

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Cool Season Forages – What Grew Well this Year

Cool Season Forages – What Grew Well this Year

Washington County Milk …

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Spring is a Good Time to Scout Pastures for Toxic Weeds

Spring is a Good Time to Scout Pastures for Toxic Weeds

Perilla …

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The Role of Stress Memory on Peanut Seed Quality

The Role of Stress Memory on Peanut Seed Quality

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Quarantine Lifted, Screwworms Eradicated from Florida Keys

Quarantine Lifted, Screwworms Eradicated from Florida Keys

Screwworm larvae. Source: Foreign Animal Diseases “The …

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Alabama Poultry Flocks Test Positive for Avian Influenza

Alabama Poultry Flocks Test Positive for Avian Influenza

Poultry owners should be aware that avian influenza has been confirmed in Alabama carried …

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Friday Feature: Video Tour of a Beef Packing Plant with Temple Grandin

This weeks featured video provides an honest look at how cattle are handled at meat packing plants.  Dr Temple Grandin, Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University, widely considered to be the world’s leading expert on humane animal handling, created the “Glass Walls Project” to show people the truth about humane animal handling …

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Friday Feature: Destructive Wildfires in the Plains

Friday Feature: Destructive Wildfires in the Plains

Angus cow killed …

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Historically Low Florida Citrus Production Forecast

Historically Low Florida Citrus Production Forecast

Oranges on trees in a grove at the Citrus Research and Education Center.

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture …

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Maximizing Cotton Profits With Poultry Litter

Maximizing Cotton Profits With Poultry Litter

ARS agronomist Haile Tewolde inspects cotton …

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