The American Alligator is without a doubt one of the iconic images associated with the state of Florida. Alligators are used as symbols and mascots throughout the Sunshine State. Did you know that the American Alligator is Florida’s… Read More
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The 2020 recreational scalloping season is in full swing! Here are some tips and tricks to participate safely. Make a safety plan! Before you leave the dock, make sure someone on land knows where you are going. Show… Read More
Join us to learn more about recreational scalloping in Florida virtually! Don’t miss out! Scalloping in Hernando, Citrus, and Levy Counties When: June 30, 2020 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Registration: https://bit.ly/2MHxTEs Scalloping in Pasco County When:… Read More
What is rain water harvesting? Have you ever wondered how you can utilize our rain water? Last Water Wednesday, the Florida-Friendly Landscaping Agent in Seminole County, Tina McIntyre, went through the basics of a rain barrel. To read… Read More
Did you know around 11% of the household water is used to flush toilets in Florida? Last Water Wednesday was all about the toilets.
You may hear some myths that Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ means “you plant it and you forget it” or it looks wild and untamed. This is not the picture we want anyone to paint of a Florida-Friendly landscape.
What: Free Webinar- What’s Biting Me? When: Tuesday June 2nd at 11:00 am Presented by: Jim Davis, UF/IFAS Multi-County Extension Director for Hernando and Sumter Counties, and Brooke Moffis, Commercial Horticulture/FFL Agent UF/IFAS Extension Lake County Webinar Link:… Read More
What: Free Webinar- Common Mammals in the Landscape When: Friday May 29th at 1:00 pm Presented by: Jim Davis, UF/IFAS Multi-County Extension Director for Hernando and Sumter County and Master Naturalist Instructor Webinar Link: https://ufl.zoom.us/j/92369361489 Jim will be… Read More
What: Free Webinar- Keeping Bugs & Rats Out of Your House! When: Tuesday May 26 at 1:00 pm Presented by: Dr. Faith Oi, Director of UF/IFAS Pest Management University, and Jim Davis, Multi-County Extension Director for Hernando and… Read More
While we are honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military this Memorial Day weekend, don’t forget that May is also the American Wetlands Month. What is American Wetlands Month? American Wetlands Month… Read More