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UF Survey Shows Most Floridians Want to Know More about Genetically Modified Foods

Fewer than half of 500 Florida consumers surveyed say they would purchase genetically modied food or clothing, even if it cost less or was their favorite food.  Source: UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education. While almost half of Floridians acknowledge buying genetically modified foods, a recent survey by the Center for Public Issues Education in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/01/uf-survey-shows-most-floridians-want-to-know-more-about-genetically-modified-foods/

Doveweed: A Warm Season Turf Problem Most Visible In Fall

______________________Figure 1. Doveweed patch in St. Augustinegrass sod.__________________________ Ramon Leon, WFREC Weed Specialist Doveweed (Murdannia nudiflora) is a summer annual weed species that belongs to the dayflower family. Over the last three years, this weed has become an important weed problem in residential lawns and sod production. This weed has two key characteristics that make …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/12/04/doveweed-a-warm-season-turf-problem-most-visible-in-fall/

Make the Most of Your Pond This Year!

Your pond is dormant, but now is a good time to think about next year’s management activities. Photo by Judy Ludlow During these icy, north Florida winters, you’re probably not thinking much about what needs to be done in your pond!  Aquatic plants have become mostly dormant, fish feeding has slowed down, and irrigation needs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/01/25/make-the-most-of-your-pond-this-year/