Two links of interest for olive producers and Extension faculty are provided in this post.
New on the UF/IFAS EDIS: Pests and Fungal Organisms Identified on Olives (Olea europaea) in Florida.
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The Advanced Taxonomic Training video series available on the National Plant Diagnostic Network (NPDN) First Detector site now includes diagnostician-level training for the identification of scales, mealybugs, whiteflies, aphids, stink bugs, ... READ MORE
The Giant African Land Snail (GALS) continues to make news around the US. In an online article, the Independent describes the confiscation of almost 70 unwanted GALS at the Los Angeles International Airport in California:
The ... READ MORE
We are pleased to announce a new article on Featured Creatures!
Take a sneak peek with this excerpt from the article: A new addition on the list of whitefly species found in Florida, Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin, was originally called ... READ MORE
The Florida Department of Agriculture, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI) has a new web address!
Find links to the Bureaus, Sections, and latest FDACS-DPI news at-
http://www.freshfromflorida.com/Divisions-Offices/Plant-Industry READ MORE