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Category: Horticulture

Wet Weather, Cool Nights Ideal For Powdery Mildew

  This spring powdery mildew has been prevalent on many non-resistant cultivars of ornamental plants, particularly rose and crapemyrtle. Ideal conditions for powdery mildew development, warm days and cool nights followed by rain, have been present for several weeks in Northwest Florida…. Read More

New Fertilizer Applicator Law in Effect, Training Offered

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Florida Panhandle Receives a Double Dose of Freezing Temperatures

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Video on UF IFAS Fruit and Vegetable Breeding Programs

From Dr. John P. Hayes” “Florida Crossroads made a 28 minute video entitled “Seeds of Change” featuring the IFAS breeding efforts to create new varieties of blueberries, strawberries, tomatoes, and other crops, and the ways that these programs… Read More