Category: Lawn

Water Recycling, Reclaiming and Reuse

purple pipes mean recylced water

Chris Vann-Extension Agent-Agriculture/4-H With a growing population, running out of water is a big concern.  Wells are constantly being placed for new homes which are causing springs, aquifers, streams and lakes to go dry.  How can we help… Read More

Florida-Friendly Landscaping Practices

florida-friendly landscaping

Chris Vann-Extension Agent-Agriculture/4-H If you live in Florida, you know that the weather is hot and dry most of the time.  How can you keep your yard beautiful all of the time and be economically friendly, even through… Read More

Did a Storm Damage Your Palm Trees?: Care After the Storm

palm trees infron a structure being blowin in hurrican winds

  While many palm species are adapted to windstorms, a hurricane or major storm can damage even the most tolerant palm trees.  Make sure to wait until after the storm to venture outside and assess damage.  Once an… Read More

After the Hurricane: Cleaning Up Safely

chainsaw safety gear

After a hurricane there is usually debris, limbs, trees fallen and other property damage. Homeowners can be seriously injured while doing their own tree work.  It is always a good idea to consult a professional before taking on… Read More