Hurricane Preparation and Recovery Guides for Florida Producers

Hurricane Preparation and Recovery Guides for Florida Producers

  The USDA Southeast Climate Hub with other USDA agencies and university Extension experts, have developed a set of guides for Florida agricultural producers. The guides are each tailored to a specific agricultural commodity and designed to help produces prepare...
2020 Virtual Perennial Peanut Field Day

2020 Virtual Perennial Peanut Field Day

Ann Blount, Cheryl Mackowiak, Sunny Liao, Jose Dubeux, Kelly Thomas, Jung-Chen Liu, Victor Guerra, Adesuwa Erhunmwunse, Valerie Mendez, and Doug Mayo, UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center Forage Team For the past several years the Perennial Peanut...
Squash Bugs – Always a Problem in Cucurbits

Squash Bugs – Always a Problem in Cucurbits

Life Cycle The squash bug, Anasa tristis, is a common insect pest of squash and other cucurbits.  Squash bugs have a six to eight week life cycle, and can have up to three generations per year in Florida.  They generally lay their eggs on the lower surface of leaves,...
Planning a Pine Plantation for Wildlife and More

Planning a Pine Plantation for Wildlife and More

Do you have a management plan for your pine plantation? If not, the benefits of wildlife are definitely worth considering as you plan. Benefits from wildlife can include better hunting, hiking, bird watching and photography opportunities. In some scenarios, wildlife...