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UF scientist finds way to reduce greenhouse gas in soil

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January 19, 2021

When soil gets saturated with water, the ground can produce nitrous oxide, a greenhouse gas that depletes the ozone, the layer that protects plants and animals on Earth from harmful ultraviolet light. For context, nitrous oxide is 310 times ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Farm Management, SFYL Hot Topic
Tags: David Liu, Emissions, Farms, Fertilizer, Greenhouse Gas, Horticultural Sciences, Irrigation, Nitrous Oxide, Ozone, Rain, Reduce, Soil

Reduce Waste at Home

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August 10, 2015

From banana peels to cardboard boxes to cans of soda, these items are hauled to their final resting places at the landfills—to be incinerated or to decompose over months or years. In 2014, Florida’s municipal solid waste (MSW) collections ... READ MORE

Category: Conservation, Home Management, Natural Resources, SFYL Hot Topic, Work & Life
Tags: Home Conservation, Recycling, Reduce, Reducing Home Waste, Reuse, Sustainability, Sustainable Hot Topic


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June 20, 2012

[portfolio_slideshow] By Shelley Swenson and Sherri Kraeft, UF IFAS/Wakulla Extension Campers are having a great week at Project Runway. They had hat day, they made duct tape art and lots of other fun things. These hands-on-learning experiences ... READ MORE

Category: 4-H & Youth, Camp
Tags: 4-H, 4-H Youth Development, Camp, Community, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family And Consumer Sciences, FCS, Fun, General Information, Recycle, Reduce, Repair, Sewing, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension

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