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Category: UF/IFAS Extension

South American fruit fly (Anastrepha fraterculus)

The South American fruit fly, Anastrepha fraterculus, is a pest of over 110 host plants, including several crops grown in Florida, such as citrus, strawberries, and peaches. A. fraterculus actually a complex of several species that have yet to be… Read More

Oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis)

The oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis) is a highly destructive pest of fruit crops. It has a wide host range including nearly 500 fruits and vegetables, but is most commonly found attacking avocado, mango and papaya. Females live 1-3… Read More

Landscape classes for CEUs and more: Roundup; Fert. BMPs and Pond Management

  1.  For employees of commercial landscape maintenance companies: Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance “Roundup”  Pesticide Class, CEUs & Exam- Saturday Feb. 13, 2016 at the UF-IFAS Collier Extension office. For details and registration go to: https://rounduplimitedlclmpesticidecertification.eventbrite.com 2. February… Read More