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UF/IFAS helping those in need eat healthy for the New Year

Jan 30, 15 UF/IFAS helping those in need eat healthy for the New Year

Posted by in Celebration, Health & Farming

By Kimberly Moore Wilmoth, 352-294-3302, k.moore.wilmoth@ufl.edu SARASOTA, Fla. — Karen Maxey, 69, grew up on a farm eating fresh fruits and vegetables and maintained that healthy diet throughout her life.  But in 2007, the economy took a toll on her personal and professional life; she lost her real estate business and her home,...

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Commissioner Putnam Calls for More Funding to Fight Citrus Greening After Citrus Forecast Announced

Jan 30, 15 Commissioner Putnam Calls for More Funding to Fight Citrus Greening After Citrus Forecast Announced

Posted by in Agriculture

Contact the Office of Communications: (850) 617-7737 • Communications@FreshFromFlorida.com TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam called for increased funding to fight citrus greening, which is threatening to decimate Florida’s famed citrus crop. The U.S. Department of Agriculture revised its...

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Information sought regarding suspicious pelican deaths

Jan 30, 15 Information sought regarding suspicious pelican deaths

Posted by in Celebration

Media contact: Robert Dube, 305-684-8703 or Liz Barraco, 850-556-2269 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is seeking information regarding the injuries and deaths of approximately six pelicans in the Florida Keys. In the past few weeks, pelicans with slit throat pouches have been turning up on Cudjoe Key and...

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Help plan the future of Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area

Jan 30, 15 Help plan the future of Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area

Posted by in Celebration

Media contact: Diane Hirth, 850-410-5291, Liz Barraco, 850-556-2269 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is presenting a 10-year plan for the Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area at a public hearing Tuesday, Jan. 27, in Monroe County. People are invited to the 7 p.m. public hearing at the Harvey...

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