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Summer Irrigation Tips

July’s hot summer weather has given way to August’s 31 days of what will likely be temperatures and humidity equally elevated and intense. Wishes for November’s cooler thermometer reading are already creeping into daily conversations. The lawns and gardens in Wakulla County have rains as a mitigating factor to counteract the wilting potential of normal …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/summer-irrigation-tips/

Boating Safety Tips for REEL Summer Fun!

Boating Safety Tips for REEL Summer Fun!

Anticipation of the catch is what thousands of Panhandle boaters will have on their minds as they leave the docks this summer for a day of fishing. However, a hasty …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/03/boating-safety-tips-for-reel-summer-fun/

Food Safety Tips for the Perfect Summer Picnic

Food Safety Tips for the Perfect Summer Picnic

There are few things more iconic during summer than a picnic.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/03/food-safety-tips-for-the-perfect-summer-picnic/

Cattle Fly Control Tips

Cattle Fly Control Tips

A cloud of horn flies (the numerous white specks), Haematobia irritans irritans (Linnaeus), …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/30/cattle-fly-control-tips/

Tips on How to Manage Water in Your Landscape

Tips on How to Manage Water in Your Landscape

 

 

Although we’ve received much-needed rainfall of late, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/29/tips-on-how-to-manage-water-in-your-landscape/

Tips for Successful Pond Weed Management

Tips for Successful Pond Weed Management

Weeds can transform a pond from a source of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/16/tips-for-successful-pond-weed-management/

Tick Tips

American Dog Tick. Photo: L. Buss, UF/IFAS

You’ve probably heard some tips to prevent picking up ticks in the past, but did you ever wonder why some work and others don’t? Understanding the life cycle and behavior …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/01/tick-tips/

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/

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