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Category: Natural Resources

Questions From the Plant Clinic: Amazing Arthropods

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Article by Kaydie McCormick, Residential Horticulture Agent & Master Gardener Volunteer Coordinator and amazing arthropods identifier at the UF/IFAS Extension in Seminole County. Amazing Arthropods of Florida During July I had a chance to take off my usual… Read More

Questions from the Plant Clinic: Bufo Toads

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This week in the Plant Clinic, Master Gardener Dianne Anstine answers a question about Bufo Toads. You can read more articles by Dianne [here]. Are Deadly Bufo Toads Found in Seminole County? It’s that time of the year,… Read More

Questions From The Plant Clinic: Native Tea Substitutes

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We often get questions on what sort of edible plants can be found in Florida’s natural lands. This week in the Plant Clinic, Master Gardener and Master Naturalist Don Philpott (dp@mediawiseus.com) gives a lesson on what’s brewing in… Read More

Seminole County Beekeepers Association

Blog by Eileen Barnes and Hannah Wooten Beekeepers Associations The Seminole County Beekeepers Association, SCBA, was founded by Dennis Langlois in March 2017.  The already established Orange Blossom Beekeepers Association, OBBA, helped to guide the Dennis with assistance from Eileen… Read More

Seminole County Master Gardeners Introduce Hydroponics to Elementary School Students

Blog by Rudy White, volunteer Master Gardener Hydroponics for Youth Beginning in 2017, continuing into 2018, Seminole County Master Gardeners introduced a new hydroponics workshop into several Seminole County elementary schools. The workshop for grades 1-4 is a… Read More

Questions From The Plant Clinic: Dollarweed

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Dollarweed is a common issue in Florida lawns and gardens. This week Master Gardener and Master Naturalist Don Philpott  (dp@mediawiseus.com) discusses what you can do to get rid of dollarweed, and why you might consider keeping it! Read… Read More