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Looks like a Typical Year for the Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone

Looks like a Typical Year for the Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone

What is the Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone you ask? Well…it’s a layer of hypoxic water (low in dissolved oxygen) on …

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Pegging Zone Calcium for Peanuts

Canopy of Leaves Developing

Take a pegging soil sample, and if you have at least 500 lb/a of soil test calcium AND if your calcium to potassium ratio is 3:1 or better, then you don’t need to apply gypsum.  Photo credit:  John …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/12/pegging-zone-calcium-for-peanuts/

Everyone Lives in a Flood Zone!

Everyone Lives in a Flood Zone!

Since the heavy flooding in late April of this year, many property owners have expressed concern to me and their local government officials about their neighborhood’s vulnerability to flooding.  Homes and landscapes are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/06/23/everyone-lives-in-a-flood-zone/