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Glistening web on tree bark is harmless


December 13, 2016

Many people notice fine silken webbing on the trunks and branches of their trees and assume that this is a problem. But the insects that cause this webbing are not harmful to trees. They could even be considered beneficial. The tiny insects ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes

Renew and Earn Limited Lawn and Ornamental and Right-of-Way Pesticide Licenses


November 30, 2016

Need to obtain or renew one of the public works pesticide licenses? Then join us on December 15th, 2016 in Ft. Walton Bch. Attend one session or all four. Earn from 1-9 CEUs in many categories. For more information: county-pesticide-training-2016 READ MORE

Category: Events, Home Landscapes, Pests & Disease, Professional Development
Tags: Agriculture, CEUs, Commercial Horticulture, Lawn & Garden, Natural Resources, Pesticide

Trees for Fall Color in North Florida


November 28, 2016

Florida is not known for the brilliant fall color enjoyed by some of our northern neighbors. But, we do have a number of trees from which to choose to provide some fall color in our landscapes here in North Florida. Our native flowering dogwood ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes

Blame Ragweed Not Goldenrod for Fall Hay Fever


November 22, 2016

Goldenrod is easily recognizable this time of year with its showy yellow flowers held high on stems moving back and forth by autumn winds. A field full of these vivid yellow blossoms is a sight to see with a bright blue fall sky as a background. ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes

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