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Take Steps to Minimize Mosquitos

Take Steps to Minimize Mosquitos

It is an often made wish of summer that the cold weather of winter will kill all …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/11/take-steps-to-minimize-mosquitos/

Farm Worker Protection Standard Updates take Effect in 2017

Farm Worker Protection Standard Updates take Effect in 2017

University …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/20/farm-worker-protection-standard-updates-take-effect-in-2017/

Stop and Take Notice of Beneficial Insects

Stop and Take Notice of Beneficial Insects

This spring, most garden plants are putting on lots of tender new growth. The lush foliage is like a free lunch to aphids, whiteflies, mealybugs and thrips. Before broad spectrum insecticides are used …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/04/07/stop-and-take-notice-of-beneficial-insects/

Insects Take a Break in Winter, Which Will Soon Be Over !

Insects Take a Break in Winter, Which Will Soon Be Over !

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/02/insects-take-a-break-in-winter-which-will-soon-be-over/

Insects Take a Break in Winter

A common question about insects when cold temperatures arrive is whether or not the cold will kill many pests. Although temperatures will occasionally drop below freezing in north Florida, it is normally not cold enough to significantly impact insect populations for the upcoming year.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/28/insects-take-a-break-in-winter/

Take survey to identify Gulf research needs

 

Gulf of Mexico Research Plan Interim Report

You can provide input to numerous groups around the Gulf of Mexico that are developing regional science and restoration plans or funding Gulf research through a single survey.

This survey …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/12/02/take-survey-to-identify-gulf-research-needs/

Some Vegetables Can’t Take The Heat But Others Thrive During ‘Hot Times’

Robert Trawick
County Agent – Horticulture
Jackson County
rob.trawick@ufl.edu
 

When it comes to vegetable gardening in Northern Florida, gardeners should take advantage of our year-round growing season. Yes, even in the torrid depths of summer there are delicious, heat-tolerant vegetables you can plant now to keep your garden productive.

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/07/16/some-vegetables-cant-take-the-heat-but-others-thrive-during-hot-times/

Celebrate Earth Day: Take Action Towards Sustainability

In the summer of 1997, Charles Moore of Long Beach, California, a furniture refinisher and seafarer was returning from a sailing trip through the seldom traveled Subtropical North Pacific only to realize his sailboat was encircled by  a “plastic soup” for as far as he could see.  In fact, Charles Moore had stumbled upon what …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/04/23/celebrate-earth-day-take-action-towards-sustainability/