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For the Record: Livestock Record Book Help Guide Series

With the excitement of fair right around the corner, comes the reality of preparation. Youth are starting to work with their animals more frequently, gather their show supplies, and put the final touches on their record books. Record… Read More

Florida-Friendly Gardening Therapy

For a while, I was OK with COVID. Not happy, but you could say “average.” After almost a year of this pandemic, like most folks, COVID fatigue has set in for me. When the pandemic struck, I needed… Read More

Q and A: I have a gardenia bush that is steadily going downhill. How should I care for this plant to bring it back to health?

Question: I have a gardenia bush that is steadily going downhill. It has only a few leaves, lots of strange growth on the branches, and most of the leaves have a green center and yellow edges. I’ve included… Read More

Fact Sheets: Irrigation | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Irrigation     Cape Coral (City) Irrigation Schedule     FAQ on Landscape Irrigation     Irrigation in Dry May     Reclaimed Water:  What’s in it, Where does it go?     Reclaimed Water:  Constituents of Concern     Reclaimed Water:  Frequently Asked Questions     Soft and Squishy Lawns      Water Restriction… Read More

Fact Sheets: Hurricanes & Landscapes | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Hurricanes     Caring for Hurricane-Damaged Home Landscape Plants     Norfolk Island Hurricane Recovery     Salvaging Hurricane-Damaged Tropical Fruit Trees – coming soon     Wind and Trees: Survey of Tree Damages in the Florida Panhandle after Hurricanes Erin and Opal