Tag Archive: Fire

Florida Forest Service Releases Fire Information App

Florida Forest Service Releases Fire Information App

On February 20, 2017 Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/17/florida-forest-service-releases-fire-information-app/

Fire ants in the garden

Fire ants in the garden

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/12/fire-ants-in-the-garden/

Cotton Picker Fire Prevention Tips

Photo is courtesy of Northescambia.com

Photo is courtesy of Northescambia.com

College football season has started, the weather is milder, and pretty soon, we will all smell cotton defoliant when driving past cotton fields.  Throughout the Florida Panhandle, farmers are getting …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/11/cotton-picker-fire-prevention-tips/

AL Prescribed Fire Workshop November 22

Prescribed Fire 1Prescribed Fire 2Prescribed Fire 3Download the printer friendly flyer that includes driving directions from Brewton or Andalusia Alabama:  AL Prescribed Fire Workshop For more information …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/01/al-prescribed-fire-workshop-november-22/

Imported Fire Ant Considerations for Livestock Operations

Imported Fire Ant Considerations for Livestock Operations

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/06/07/imported-fire-ant-considerations-for-livestock-operations/

Invasive Species of the Day Series (March 8th): Red Imported Fire Ant & Giant Tiger Prawn

National Invasive Species Awareness Week: March 3rd – March 8th

March 8th: Red Imported Fire Ant (Solenopsis invicta Buren) & Giant Tiger Prawn (Penaeus monodon):

RIFA 2

Photo Credit: David Almquist, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/08/invasive-species-of-the-day-series-march-8th-red-imported-fire-ant-giant-tiger-prawn/

County Line Fire Brings Smoke to Panhandle of Florida

A change in the winds is forecast by the National Weather Service over the next 24 hours that will bring smoke from the large “County Line” wildfire to parts of panhandle Florida. The County Line fire in northern Baker County has grown to over 35,000 acres.

This fire, in the Osceola National Forest near the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/04/13/county-line-fire-brings-smoke-to-panhandle-of-florida/