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Inspect and Wash to Prevent Azalea Lace Bug Damage

Inspect and Wash to Prevent Azalea Lace Bug Damage

Now is the time to prevent your azaleas from being …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/20/inspect-and-wash-to-prevent-azalea-lace-bug-damage/

There Is Still Time To Prevent Spring Lawn Weeds

There Is Still Time To Prevent Spring Lawn Weeds

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/02/there-is-still-time-to-prevent-spring-lawn-weeds/

Check Serpentine Belts this Winter to Prevent Growing Season Breakdowns

Photo- Les Harrison

Serpentine belts are a critical component in connection of the cooling system, air conditioning system, charging system, and engine. This belt, which snakes around the outside of the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/28/check-serpentine-belts-this-winter-to-prevent-growing-season-breakdowns/

Now is the Time to Prevent Summer Weeds!

So often, homeowners wait until weeds have overtaken their lawns in mid-summer before looking for a course of action to control them. Unfortunately, when weeds get to maturity and start producing flowers and going to seed, they are usually quite difficult to control.

Important!

The best strategy is to prevent the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/03/now-is-the-time-to-prevent-summer-weeds/

Pasture Soil Fertility Essential to Prevent Broomsedge Infestations

Pasture Soil Fertility Essential to Prevent Broomsedge Infestations

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/17/pasture-soil-fertility-essential-to-prevent-broomsedge-infestations/

Prevent Tick-borne Illnesses in Florida

Prevent Tick-borne Illnesses in Florida

This fall remains mild despite a couple of recent frosty mornings.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/12/13/prevent-tick-borne-illnesses-in-florida/

Control Wild Hogs to Prevent Crop Damage

Corral trap with rooter gate.

Corral trap with rooter gate.

Wild hogs are a nuisance to farmers, timberland owners and even subdivision residents.  With recent rains, wild hogs are expanding their ranges and looking for new feeding areas.  The …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/05/31/control-wild-hogs-to-prevent-crop-damage/

Be on the Lookout for Prevent Pigeon Fever

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Livestock owners need to be on the lookout for Pigeon Fever to appear again in livestock this year. Over 60 Florida horses, mainly in Walton and Okaloosa Counties, were infected with this disease in 2012.   Pigeon Fever is an infection caused by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/05/17/be-on-the-lookout-for-prevent-pigeon-fever/

Recycle Nutrient Solution To Prevent Groundwater Pollution

Guodong (David) Liu, Ph.D. has concluded applied research on recycling the nutrient solution used for greenhouse vegetable production to prevent groundwater pollution.  He determined whether recycling could result in an accumulation or deficiency of elements which would be deleterious to plant growth, product quality, and the dietary value of vegetables.

“Complex fertilizer systems have been developed to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/12/01/recycle-nutrient-solution-to-prevent-groundwater-pollution/