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Readying Your Raised Beds for Northwest Florida’s Best Gardening Season

Readying Your Raised Beds for Northwest Florida’s Best Gardening Season

I had to do a hard thing last week.  My battle-worn okra, eggplant and pepper plants that had produced so reliably since June and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/10/readying-your-raised-beds-for-northwest-floridas-best-gardening-season/

Friday Feature: A Tribute to Bud Adams – One of Florida’s Greatest Cowmen

Friday Feature: A Tribute to Bud Adams – One of Florida’s Greatest Cowmen

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/30/friday-feature-a-tribute-to-bud-adams-one-of-floridas-greatest-cowmen/

The Bumble Bee – One of Florida’s Vital Pollinators

The Bumble Bee – One of Florida’s Vital Pollinators

Cotton is largely …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/22/the-bumble-bee-one-of-floridas-vital-pollinators/

Florida’s Farm Families Are Slowly Recovering from Losses Inflicted by Hurricane Irma

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam took an aerial tour to survey areas impacted by Hurricane Irma, including citrus groves in Central and Southwest Florida. Commissioner Putnam said, “It’s still too early …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/16/floridas-farm-families-are-slowly-recovering-from-losses-inflicted-by-hurricane-irma/

Florida’s Outstanding Tree Farm Tour October 14

Florida’s Outstanding Tree Farm Tour October 14

tree-farmer-headerFarm Tour – Friday, October 14, 2016 – Meet at …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/07/floridas-outstanding-tree-farm-tour-october-14/

UF/IFAS Researchers Studying Corn Root Development in Florida’s Sandy Soils

Figure 1. Before mini-rhizotron tube was inserted, a GiddingsTM soil drilling rig creates a hole for the tube.

Figure 1. Before mini-rhizotron tube was inserted, a GiddingsTM soil …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/01/08/ufifas-researchers-studying-corn-root-development-in-floridas-sandy-soils/

Owls – Florida’s Remarkable Birds of Prey

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/12/18/owls-floridas-remarkable-birds-of-prey/

Why Should I Try to Protect Florida’s Water?

Why Should I Try to Protect Florida’s Water?

Contrary to popular belief, stormwater runoff—not industrial discharge—is the primary source of water pollution in Florida.  During a rain, anything on the ground can be picked up, carried via water, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/20/why-should-i-try-to-protect-floridas-water/

Florida’s Forest Stewardship: Integrate Wildlife and Forestry Workshop October 15

Florida’s Forest Stewardship: Integrate Wildlife and Forestry Workshop October 15

Integrating Forestry & Wildlife TourOctober 15, 2015 – 8:30 am–3:30 pm ET Dixie Plantation

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/19/floridas-forest-stewardship-integrate-wildlife-and-forestry-workshop-october-15/

Florida’s Outstanding Tree Farm Tour October 23

Tree Farm Tour headerJohn & Elizabeth AlterFriday, October 23, 2015

9:00 am–2:00 pm CST
Tree Farmers, forest landowners, and forestry and natural resource professionals are invited to join us to tour the award winning Alter-Bevis Farms.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/19/floridas-outstanding-tree-farm-tour-october-23/

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