Tag Archive: Options

Struggling to Grow Fruit Trees? Try These Lesser Known Florida-Friendly Edible Options!

Northwest Floridians are lucky.  We get to bask in the warm sunshine at least eight months of the year, consider it cold weather when we have to break out the fleece pullover and none of us live more than a few hours’ drive to the whitest sand you ever saw.  However, those conditions have consequences.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/25/struggling-to-grow-fruit-trees-try-these-lesser-known-florida-friendly-edible-options/

Control Options for Thirps in Peanuts and Cotton

Control Options for Thirps in Peanuts and Cotton

Twin row peanut field in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/19/control-options-for-thirps-in-peanuts-and-cotton/

Endless October Options in Northwest Florida!

Endless October Options in Northwest Florida!

Corn and sorghum mazes are great family fun in October. Photo credit: Carrie Stevenson

Corn and sorghum mazes are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/09/endless-october-options-in-northwest-florida/

Pregnancy Diagnosis Options for Beef Cattle Producers

Figure 1. Picture depicting the correct location for collection of blood samples from the tail vein. Photo by Cliff Lamb

Figure 1. Picture depicting the correct location for collection of blood samples from the tail vein. Photo by Doug Mayo

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/22/pregnancy-diagnosis-options-for-beef-cattle-producers/

Enhancing Sustainability Options for Farmers

Enhancing Sustainability Options for Farmers

Irrigated Cotton at NFRECEnhancing Sustainability Options for Farmers

Article by Margaret Lawrence, News Unit Manager, Alabama Cooperative Extension

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/15/enhancing-sustainability-options-for-farmers/

Summer Annual Forage Options for the Panhandle

Pearl millet is annual, warm-season, seeded grass that grows quickly in the spring and summer months and offer high-yielding and high-quality forage.

Pearl millet is an annual, warm-season, seeded grass that grows quickly in the spring and summer months and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/03/07/summer-annual-forage-options-for-the-panhandle/

Fruit Tree Options for the Florida Panhandle

Fruit Tree Options for the Florida Panhandle

Fruit trees are a wonderful addition to the landscape at home or even a great niche for the small farmer.

Muscadine

Most …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/07/22/fruit-tree-options-for-the-florida-panhandle/

Cool Season Forage Options for Winter Livestock Feeding

The latest long range forecast from NOAA is encouraging with at least average rainfall this winter.

 

Livestock feed prices have risen sharply due to the drought reduced corn crop in the Midwest.  What had been fairly …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/10/12/cool-season-forage-options-for-winter-livestock-feeding/

Free Webinar: Managing High Feed Prices: Know Your Options

Title:  Managing High Feed Prices: Know Your Options Date: Monday October 15th Time:  9:30-11:00 am ET URL: https://connect.uky.edu/mhfp/

 

Description:  In this first seminar, Beef Cattle Extension Specialists from the Southeast region will provide an overview of available co-product feedstuffs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/10/05/free-webinar-managing-high-feed-prices-know-your-options/

Sustainable Vegetable Production Options for Small Operations

The local food movement’s growth has fueled interested in urban farms. For small operations in the extreme west part of panhandle Florida, one production method rising in popularity is raised bed hydroponics. It is simply what the title implies: a raised bed lined with plastic and operated as a hydroponic growing system.

The West Florida …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/06/22/sustainable-vegetable-production-options-for-small-operations/