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Get Those Fairies Off My Lawn!

Get Those Fairies Off My Lawn!

A type III fairy ring. Photo Credit: Alex Bolques, Assistant Professor, Florida A&M University

Mushrooms often …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/20/get-those-fairies-off-my-lawn/

Serving those with Cancer

4-H youth participate in service projects at the club, county, district and state levels throughout the year. As adults, 4-H youth are more civically active.

Each year, teens across the Florida …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/12/serving-those-with-cancer/

How Can I Control Those Pesky Mosquitoes?

How Can I Control Those Pesky Mosquitoes?

Are you plagued with mosquitoes in your yard? Does it seem like you have a greater infestation than your neighbors? There may be some solutions to solve the problem other than …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/11/09/how-can-i-control-those-pesky-mosquitoes/

Those Terrific Terrapins

Those Terrific Terrapins

They are marvelous creatures and there are very few panhandle residents who know what they are. My wife and I were introduced to Diamondback Terrapins by George Heinrich in 2005. George was the president of a nonprofit, Florida …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/02/those-terrific-terrapins/

How Did Those Weeds Get in My Landscape?

How Did Those Weeds Get in My Landscape?

Just when you think your battle against weeds is over for the summer, cooler nighttime temperatures and shorter days spark the beginning of a new crop of your least …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/16/how-did-those-weeds-get-in-my-landscape/

Check Those Passalong Plants

Check Those Passalong Plants

It’s Growing So Well It Must Be A Good Plant. Right?

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Lantana camera

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/20/check-those-passalong-plants/

Those Falling Leaves Are Useful

Those Falling Leaves Are Useful

This is the time of year when leaves are turning shades of yellow and red and falling from the trees. And this spurs homeowners to get out there with their rakes and rid them from …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/12/16/those-falling-leaves-are-useful/

Douse Those Pests With Oil!

For centuries, people annoyed with plant pests have used oils to control insects, mites, and even some fungal diseases. Current oil products are better than ever!

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Sample oil products for pest control. Photo by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/04/douse-those-pests-with-oil/

Protect Those Soybeans

Field devastated by Asian Soybean Rust in 2012

Field devastated by Asian Soybean Rust in 2012

As the number of acres of soybeans planted in the Panhandle have increased this year, so have the number of questions …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/08/09/protect-those-soybeans/

What are those “Sandy-Mounders” anyway?

Pocket Gophers push soil to the surface creating these dirt mounds as they dig their underground tunnels.

Have you ever wondered what those mounds of soil are that seem to appear from nowhere in surrounding fields and pastures?  They …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/04/16/what-are-those-sandy-mounders-anyway/