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Experience the Joy of Cooking with Squash: 50 Tried and True Recipes 


June 18, 2024

Squashes are a delightful addition to any garden, bringing vibrant colors and flavors to your culinary creations. From the crisp, fresh tastes of summer squashes like zucchini and yellow squash to the hearty, rich tones of winter squashes such ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Easy Squash Recipes, Family Recipes, Healthy Squash Meals, Home Gardening, Julia Rutland Cookbook, Rolando Negron, Seasonal Cooking, Squash Preservation Tips, Squash Recipes, Summer And Winter Squash, UF/IFAS Bookstore, Versatile Squash Dishes
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Caterpillars of North America: Easily Identify 90 Common Butterflies and Moths


May 28, 2024

Step into the world of caterpillars with Caterpillars of North America: Easily Identify 90 Common Butterflies and Moths, authored by acclaimed entomologist Dr. Jaret C. Daniels, UF Professor of Entomology and Director of the McGuire Center for ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Butterflies, Butterfly Gardens, Caterpillars, Caterpillars Of North America, Ecology, Educational, Entomology, Florida 4-H, Florida Museum Of Natural History, Identification, Jaret C. Daniels, McGuire Center For Lepidoptera And Biodiversity, Moths, Pollinators, Rolando Negron, UF/IFAS Bookstore
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Fresh from the Sunshine State: Introducing ‘The Florida Vegetarian Cookbook’


May 13, 2024

Imagine the sun-kissed fields of Florida, brimming with a kaleidoscope of fruits, vegetables, and herbs, awaiting transformation into culinary masterpieces. That's the scene food journalist Dalia Colón sets in The Florida Vegetarian Cookbook, ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Dalia Colón, Florida Vegetarian Cookbook, Local Ingredients, Plant-based Recipes, Rolando Negron, UF/IFAS Bookstore, Vegan-friendly, Vegetarian Food

UF/IFAS Photographer Creates “Then and Now” Images of This Historic UF Building


April 29, 2024

In the southwest corner of the University of Florida's campus rests one of its oldest agricultural buildings, a former barn. Originally constructed in 1946, the barn housed mules used in the research efforts of the Florida Agricultural Experiment ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Photo Communications, UF/IFAS Video
Tags: History, How To, Photography, Tutorial
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Basics of Landscaping in Florida/Conceptos Básicos del Paisajismo en Florida


April 25, 2024

We are pleased to announce our newest publication, Basics of Landscaping in Florida/Conceptos Básicos del Paisajismo en Florida, developed collaboratively by UF/IFAS Extension Professionals Hannah Wooten from Orange County, Morgan Pinkerton ... READ MORE

Category: HOME LANDSCAPES, UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Eco-friendly Landscaping, Florida Gardening, Florida Landscaping, Hannah Wooten, Landscape Design Strategies, Landscape Management Tips, Landscaping Techniques, Leah Welch, Michele Wood, Morgan Pinkerton, Professional Landscaping Certification, Rolando Negron, Sustainable Landscaping Practices, Tatiana Sanchez-Jones, Tina McIntyre, Water Conservation In Landscaping, Water-efficient Landscaping

Southern SARE Project – Impact of clay amendments on nutrient and water management


April 11, 2024

https://youtu.be/2wbMdpSSS-g?si=MOqvy0BbafKJX6wT GAINESVILLE, FL - Siembra Farm is a 15 acre diversified, sustainable vegetable farm which was the site of a Southern SARE research project primarily focused on nutrient and water management ... READ MORE

Category: , UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Video
Tags: Organic Farming, Soil Amendments, Soil And Water Science
A butterfly garden at a Florida Friendly Landscape

Beyond the Fence: Discovering the Secrets of ‘The Garden Next Door’


April 2, 2024

On a warm summer afternoon, three curious children find themselves drawn to the vibrant life buzzing in their neighbor's garden. Birds chirp, bees hum, and butterflies dance, creating a symphony of colors and sounds just beyond their fence. ... READ MORE

Category: , UF/IFAS Communications, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Teaching
Tags: Children's Books, Collin Pine, Florida 4-H, Florida Master Gardener Volunteers, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Garden Stories, Pollinators, Rolando Negron, Storytime, Tiffany Everett, UF/IFAS Bookstore, Urban Gardens, Wildflowers

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