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Levy Extension Hosts Tamarixia Distribution

Levy County Extension Hosts Tamarixia Distrbution

“I’m so excited” exclaimed Dottie H. upon receiving her vial containing 50 Tamarixia radiata, a biocontrol agent of the Asian citrus psyllid. “They are tiny,” observed B. Sims, whose husband had viewed a news story on tamarixia distribution…. Read More

Fungicide Trial On Commercial Peanut

Anthony Drew, Commercial Agent, Levy County routinely monitors fungicide plot.

Commercial peanut production is a  challenging enterprise. Rainfall, relative humidity, day and night temperature (air and soil), pests including disease and insects, wind and day length impact commercial peanut operations. One of the functions of  UF IFAS Extension is to… Read More

Master Gardeners Earn State Awards

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Beautification/Enhancement Award recognized Master Gardeners who have made the effort to beautify and enhance their community through plantings. It is based on the creation of new plantings or modifying existing plantings which can be either exterior or interior… Read More