Tag: damage

2019 Landscape Recovery Series

In case you missed a class videos are below! Trees  https://www.facebook.com/CommodoreProductions/videos/952059805003194/ Shrubs and Screening https://www.facebook.com/CommodoreProductions/videos/412397666254372/ Groundcovers, Perennials, & Annuals https://www.facebook.com/CommodoreProductions/videos/2553087261386615/ Turfgrass Renovation with Dr. Bryan Unruh  https://www.facebook.com/CommodoreProductions/videos/2814350868790670/ Landscape Recovery Series: Part I Trees Handouts Assessing Hurricane-Damaged Trees and Deciding What… Read More

UF/IFAS Economists Issue County-Level Estimates for Hurricane Michael Agricultural Losses

By Tom Nordlie GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Hurricane Michael devastated coastal communities along the Florida Panhandle but the storm also caused significant agricultural crop losses well inland, as shown by a new report from the University of Florida Institute… Read More

UF/IFAS Employees Help Hard-Hit North Florida REC

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Scientists at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center — particularly its Marianna facility — may take a while to fully recover their research after it was damaged by Hurricane Michael, University of Florida… Read More

Equine Hurricane Preparation

In addition to being equipped for the “normal” emergencies associated with breeding and racing Thoroughbreds, Florida horse owners need to be prepared to handle the fury of a tropical storm and/or hurricane.  Each farm should have a well thought… Read More

Termites topple pine trees – a concern as hurricane season nears

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Most termites don’t kill trees, but Asian subterranean termites are slaying some pine trees in South Florida and damaging the rest of the local urban tree canopy, a new University of Florida study found. “Our… Read More