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Snails have Invaded the Western Panhandle

Snails have Invaded the Western Panhandle

Snails on cotton. Photo credit Sam Lincoln

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/14/snails-have-invaded-the-western-panhandle/

Manatee Sightings in the Panhandle

Manatee Sightings in the Panhandle

On May 7, 2017 Marsha Stanton spotted a manatee swimming by her pier in Big Lagoon near Pensacola. I am sure this was an …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/03/manatee-sightings-in-the-panhandle/

Sea Turtles of the Panhandle: 2016 Nesting Numbers and Notes

Sea Turtles of the Panhandle: 2016 Nesting Numbers and Notes

There are five species of sea turtles that nest from May through October on Florida beaches. The loggerhead, the green turtle and the leatherback …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/03/sea-turtles-of-the-panhandle-2016-nesting-numbers-and-notes/

Our Panhandle Springs Provide a Magical Experience

Our Panhandle Springs Provide a Magical Experience

Imagine yourself as an early settler, migrating with your family into the area known as La Florida, with the hope of staking a claim and building a new life. You’ve …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/03/our-panhandle-springs-provide-a-magical-experience/

Cogongrass Spreading in the Panhandle

Cogongrass Spreading in the Panhandle

A recent increase in the spread of cogongrass has landowners scrambling to find ways to stop this invasive plant. There are ways to combat cogongrass, with positive identification and persistent treatment being paramount.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/23/cogongrass-spreading-in-the-panhandle/

Frequent Rains Induce Slime Mold in Panhandle Lawns

Frequent Rains Induce Slime Mold in Panhandle Lawns

Slime Mold Sporangia. Image Courtesy …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/16/frequent-rains-induce-slime-mold-in-panhandle-lawns/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/24/field-report-sick-oats-in-the-panhandle/

2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights

2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and HighlightsClick to view slideshow.

The annual Panhandle Row Crop Short Course was hosted by Jackson County Extension on Thursday, March 2, 2017.  Extension Specialists from Florida, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/10/2017-panhandle-row-crop-short-course-presentations-and-highlights/

Disease Alert: Citrus Greening and Asian Citrus Psyllids found in the Panhandle

Disease Alert: Citrus Greening and Asian Citrus Psyllids found in the Panhandle

F. Iriarte, X. Martini, M. Paret, UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) Quincy, and E. Lovestrand, UF/IFAS Franklin …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/04/disease-alert-citrus-greening-and-asian-citrus-psyllids-found-in-the-panhandle/

UF/IFAS Evaluating Cold-Hardy Citrus Varieties for the Panhandle

UF/IFAS Evaluating Cold-Hardy Citrus Varieties for the Panhandle

Source: Pete Andersen

The …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/17/ufifas-evaluating-cold-hardy-citrus-varieties-for-the-panhandle/

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