As we reach the peak of the springtime dry season in Florida, it is a time to be extra-aware of wildfire risks. Pasco County Fire Rescue's social media page recently reminded residents of the importance of being fire-wise around our homes and ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- What’s better than roses on Mother’s day? Orchids, which are easier to take care of and can last for years, according to University of Florida experts.
Wagner Vendrame, a professor of environmental horticulture at ... READ MORE
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti has long suffered from food insecurity, and a conference May 3-4 will explore one way of ending it: Improved teaching about agriculture.
The Innovation in Agricultural Education conference will help professors ... READ MORE
Are you on the job hunt? Or know someone who is?
We're hiring! The UF/IFAS Mid-Florida Research and Education is hiring a biological scientist I. This entry-level biological scientist position will focus on three areas: field research, land ... READ MORE
Article and Audio Introduction by Les Harrison
The world of social media is always abuzz with a variety of topics. This time of year there are many postings on the nearly endless list of blooming flower which are brightening the landscapes ... READ MORE
by Les Harrison
There are certain sounds which cannot be ignored. They convey an immediate message which calls the listener to be alert and prepared.
These noises, even here in the Florida panhandle, are uniquely distinct and are not likely ... READ MORE