Julie McConnell

Author's details

Name: Julie McConnell
Date registered: October 25, 2012
URL: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu

Biography

UF/IFAS Bay County Extension Faculty, Horticulture Julie graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Ornamental Horticulture from Auburn University in 2001. She spent 10 years in the wholesale nursery business in Atlanta before joining UF/IFAS Extension in 2012. In 2016, she completed a Master of Science in Entomology and earned the Landscape Pest Management Graduate Certificate from the University of Florida.

Latest posts

  1. Four-legged garden pests derail plants — July 11, 2017
  2. Do as I say, not as I do — April 4, 2017
  3. Flirtatious February – a tease for gardeners — April 4, 2017

Author's posts listings

Four-legged garden pests derail plants

By Julie McConnell, Originally published June 12, 2017 The News Herald Celebrate Outdoors Insert. I’d really like to have a garden. Fresh vegetables to eat as they are or put into recipes like homemade salsa. But some of my four-legged neighbors are working against me. I like animals, really, I do. Not just seasoned and …

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Do as I say, not as I do

Originally published March 12, 2017 The News Herald Celebrate Outdoors insert You’ve probably heard the phrase “Do as I say, not as I do” and sometimes I have to admit that’s a good tactic for taking gardening advice from me. My credentials are solid: Bachelor of Science in Horticulture from Auburn, Masters of Science in …

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Flirtatious February – a tease for gardeners

Originally published February 12, 2017 The News Herald Celebrate Outdoors insert When we moved to Florida four years ago we gave away our heavy coats and stocked up on flip flops looking forward to mild winters and hot summers. What we failed to take into account is that Northwest Florida is closer to South Alabama …

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