Category: Natural Resources

Bee Removal – Licensing Required?

New State law may require licensing of those removing bees.  For more information see this link:  http://www.naplesnews.com/news/2012/sep/16/collier-lee-bee-removal-experts-state-regulations/ It is currently a state recommendation that all bee colonies in and around homes be eradicated by a certified Pest Control Operator (PCO)…. Read More

Farm Bureau helps UF/IFAS get closer to fundraising goal for new learning center

Click here for high resolution image. Caption at bottom. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s School of Forest Resources and Conservation received a $50,000 donation Wednesday from the Florida Farm Bureau to help rebuild a learning center… Read More

Oh Deer…

This week’s blog was written by guest blogger Lara Miller.  Lara Miller is the Pinellas County Natural Resources Extension Agent. Tired of planting trees, shrubs, vines and flowers only to find them damaged by deer just days later? Pinellas… Read More