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An Easily Preventable Tree Planting Problem

An Easily Preventable Tree Planting Problem

Trees are a landscape asset for many homeowners. When a new tree is installed in our landscapes, we can’t wait for it to mature to provide shade or landscape interest.  The heartbreak …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/23/an-easily-preventable-tree-planting-problem/

DNA Barcoding Our Way into Understanding the Lionfish Problem

DNA Barcoding Our Way into Understanding the Lionfish Problem

In the late 1980’s a few exotic lionfish were found off the coast of Dania Florida. I do not think anyone foresaw the impact this was …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/15/dna-barcoding-our-way-into-understanding-the-lionfish-problem/

Coastal Erosion–a problem with new solutions

Coastal Erosion–a problem with new solutions

Life on the Gulf Coast can be beautiful, but …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/25/coastal-erosion-a-problem-with-new-solutions/

Trying to Solve the Marine Debris Problem

A variety of plastics ends up in the Gulf. Each is a potential problem for marine life. Photo: Rick O’Connor

Since the early 1970’s, when Chief Iron Eyes Cody shed a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/trying-to-solve-the-marine-debris-problem/

Technology at Camp = Problem Solvers

HughesNet and Florida 4-H have teamed up to help youth learn how to use science and technology to solve problems!

Most people think of camp as a break from …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/07/technology-at-camp-problem-solvers/

Lack of Winter Chill a Problem for Fruit

Lack of Winter Chill a Problem for Fruit

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/14/lack-of-winter-chill-a-problem-for-fruit/

Coral Ardisia, A Pretty Problem

Coral Ardisia, A Pretty Problem

Coral ardisia is also known as coral berry, spice berry, and scratchthroat. It was introduced into Florida in the early 1900’s for ornamental purposes.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/12/coral-ardisia-a-pretty-problem/

Doveweed: A Warm Season Turf Problem Most Visible In Fall

Doveweed: A Warm Season Turf Problem Most Visible In Fall

Figure 1. Doveweed patch in St. Augustinegrass sod.

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/12/04/doveweed-a-warm-season-turf-problem-most-visible-in-fall/

Fireweed: A Burning Problem for Farmers

Fireweed: A Burning Problem for Farmers

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/24/fireweed-a-burning-problem-for-farmers/

Doveweed: a Growing Problem in Warm-season Turfgrasses

Figure 1. Doveweed patch in a St. Augustinegrass lawn.

Figure 1. Doveweed patch in St. Augustinegrass sod.

Ramon Leon, WFREC Weed Specialist

Doveweed (Murdannia nudiflora) is a summer annual weed species that belongs to the dayflower family. Over the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/11/doveweed-a-growing-problem-in-warm-season-turfgrasses/

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