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Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Concerns


July 29, 2013

Good Morning! Are you familiar with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)? EEE is vectored by mosquitoes and a concern for Florida residents, particularly during the summer months. The Florida Department of Health posts weekly updates regarding ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Health & Nutrition, Home Landscapes, Livestock, Pests & Disease, Pests & Disease, UF/IFAS Research, Work & Life
Tags: Arbovirus, Diptera, Mosquitoes, Pest Alert

Family Nutrition in Action: July 2013 Issue


June 18, 2013

IN THIS ISSUE: Click here to view article... ♦ Check out ChooseMyPlate.gov ♦ Food Safety in the Sun ♦ Thrill of the Grill ♦ Veggie Corner: Kale ♦ Recipe: "Green Slime" Smoothie and Kale Chips   READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, Relationships & Family, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: Extension, Families & Consumers, Family, Family & Consumer Sciences, Family Nutrition In Action, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Food, Food Safety, FYCS, Gril, Health, July, Kale, My Plate, Nutrition, Shelley Swenson, Smoothie, Summer, Wakulla, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

New Featured Creatures! Southern black widow, Latrodectus mactans by Amanda Eiden and Phillip Kaufman, UF.


June 5, 2013

We are pleased to announce a new Spider Featured Creatures! The Southern black widow spider, Latrodectus mactans (Fabricius), is a venomous spider found throughout the southeastern United States. Widow spiders received their name from the ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, Home Landscapes, Pests & Disease, Work & Life
Tags: Featured Creatures, Pest Alert, Spiders

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