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Tips for Transplanting

Be careful planting cucurbit transplants, as they have sensitive roots. Photo by Molly Jameson.

When I think of the end of winter and the hot temperatures that will soon …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/04/07/tips-for-transplanting/

Large Limb Removal Tips

There are a number of reasons to remove large limbs from mature trees. The three most common reasons are to either remove dead wood, to keep limbs from interfering with one another and rubbing or growing together, or to keep the tree from having narrow crotch angles. (“Narrow crotch angle” is not a very charming …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/11/large-limb-removal-tips/

Calving Assistance Tips for Difficult Births

Calving Assistance Tips for Difficult Births

It is imperative that the newborn calf begins to breathe …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/11/calving-assistance-tips-for-difficult-births/

Tips for Christmas Tree Care

Tips for Christmas Tree Care

Although there are many types of artificial Christmas trees these days, live or cut trees are still very popular. Given the proper care, your natural tree can maintain its festive look throughout the holidays, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/12/22/tips-for-christmas-tree-care/

10 Tips to Prepare your Pig for Show

This is Peyton's first year in the swine project. He is a Jackson County 4-Her. "I practice with my pig everyday!"

This is Peyton’s first year in the swine project. He is a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/20/10-tips-to-prepare-your-pig-for-show/

Post-Harvest Tips for Palmer Pigweed Control

Post-Harvest Tips for Palmer Pigweed Control

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/09/02/post-harvest-tips-for-palmer-pigweed-control/

Tips for a Successful School Year

1182266_studentsWhere did the summer go?  It’s hard to believe that in many counties, school starts next week!  I wanted to share a few things that will help make this school year successful for your family.  It’s no surprise that success — or failure — at school …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/05/tips-for-a-successful-school-year/

Five Tips to Reduce Pesticide Spray Drift

Five Tips to Reduce Pesticide Spray Drift

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/06/24/five-tips-to-reduce-pesticide-spray-drift/

Winter and Early Spring Pasture Weed Control Tips

Thistle in Gadsden County hayfield. Photo courtesy of Shep Eubanks UF/IFAS

Thistle in a Gadsden County hayfield. Photo courtesy of Shep Eubanks UF/IFAS

Timing is critical in controlling weeds that infest and invade our pastures.  Thistles are an …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/18/winter-and-early-spring-pasture-weed-control-tips/

Tips for Healthier Holiday Cooking

Tips for Healthier Holiday Cooking

Holiday MyPlateThe holidays are often filled with time-honored traditions that include some of our favorite meals and foods. As you celebrate, think of little changes you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/12/11/tips-for-healthier-holiday-cooking/

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