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Blackberries Can Be Tough To Control


March 31, 2017

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director Spring 2017 has officially arrived in Wakulla County. The start began on March 20 at 6:29 A.M. eastern daylight time. . With this seasonal milepost comes all the recurrent activities, many ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Farm Management, Pests & Disease
Tags: Agriculture, Community, Environment, Extension, Families & Consumers, Farming, FCS, Florida, Food, Fun, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plant, Plants, Trees, UF/IFAS, Vegetables, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Brown Pelicans Are A Common Sight


March 30, 2017

By Les Harrison Living in Wakulla County has a variety of exceptional benefits. The natural environment is a feature visitors travel great distances to experience and enjoy during their leisure periods. While some residents may take this ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, Wildlife
Tags: Community, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Family And Consumer Sciences, Florida, Fun, General Information, Les Harrison, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Muscadine Grape Vines: Difficult To Control In Your Landscape


March 24, 2017

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director The climb to the top is always a challenge, but it is the goal of many. The route is never a straight line or simple. There are constantly obstacles to identify, assess and then overcome. ... READ MORE

Category: Fruits & Vegetables, Home Landscapes, Pests & Disease
Tags: Agriculture, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Farming, Florida, Food, Fun, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Grow, Growing, Horticulture, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plant, Plants, Trees, UF/IFAS, Vegetables, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Boating Safety Courses With The United States Coast Guard Auxillary Offered At The UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension


March 22, 2017

  If you are interested in an exciting, in-depth boating safety course, check out the in classroom (seminar) version of our popular online boating course. This beginner boating class will give you the knowledge needed to obtain a boat ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, Recreation, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Community, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family And Consumer Sciences, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Florida, Fun, General Information, Wakulla, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Soil Testing For A Successful Spring Garden


March 17, 2017

  By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director Residents of Wakulla County are heading out of doors to engage in the wide array of available activities. Sunshine, fresh air and there are very few insects to encounter, so far. One ... READ MORE

Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes
Tags: Agriculture, Community, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family And Consumer Sciences, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Farming, Florida, Food, Garden, General Information, Growing, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, UF/IFAS, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

6th Annual Beekeeper’s Workshop & Tradeshow


March 7, 2017

Beekeepers Workshop & Trade Show April 21st & 22nd The University of Florida IFAS Extension and the Beekeeping in the Panhandle Working Group has once again teamed up to offer the 6th Annual Beekeeper’s Workshop & Tradeshow on ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Farm Management, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Agriculture, Community, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family And Consumer Sciences, Farming, Food, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Lawn & Garden, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Plants, Trees, UF/IFAS, Vegetables, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

An Early Onset Of Spring Means An Insect Feast For Spiders


March 3, 2017

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director The early arrival of spring in Wakulla County, and the rest of north Florida in 2017, portends the possibility of some interesting occurrences. If the pattern holds and a late season freeze ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes, Pests & Disease
Tags: Agriculture, Bugs, Community, Environment, Extension, Farming, Florida, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Health, Horticulture, Insects, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Pest, Plants, Trees, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Native Geraniums Are Early Bloomers


February 17, 2017

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director The start of 2017 is likely to go down in history as one of the most colorful winters in recent memory. Camellia and azaleas cultivars, both with a non-native heritage, have been providing ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes
Tags: Agriculture, Environment, Extension, Farming, Florida, Fun, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plants, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Stinkhorn Mushrooms Are Colorful Fungi


February 3, 2017

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director Valentine’s Day is just a few days away and this month’s theme is evidenced by the color red. Red hearts, bows, roses (imported this time of year from South America) and candy in red boxes This ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources
Tags: Agriculture, Community, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Farming, Florida, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Grow, Growing, Horticulture, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plants, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Onions: A Hardy Crop That Stands Up To North Florida Winters


January 26, 2017

  By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director The arrival earlier this week of frigid winter weather in Wakulla County by way of 2017’s first polar express has changed the gardening landscape. Only the hardiest vegetables have ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Crops
Tags: Agriculture, Environment, Extension, Family And Consumer Sciences, Farming, Florida, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plants, UF/IFAS, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

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