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Annual Southeastern Hay Contest deadline...

Annual Southeastern Hay Contest deadline set for September 21 Posted by on Aug 1, 2017

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Establishment of more invasive species a...

Establishment of more invasive species a concern for UGA experts Posted by on Aug 1, 2017

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Commissioner Adam Putnam’s Statement Reg...

Commissioner Adam Putnam’s Statement Regarding Phosphorous Reduction in Everglades Agricultural Area Posted by on Aug 1, 2017

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Yoga For Life, Relieving Headaches Through Yoga

BY: Nancy Dale, Certified Yoga Instructor  The rapid pace of our lifestyle, the way we sit, walk, sleep or not sleep, hold our posture can create stress absorbed in the muscles of the back, neck, head resulting in headaches.  A daily Yoga practice can help relieve tension through relaxation postures that awaken our inner-awareness...

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With $3 million grant, researchers hope to help find sites to grow tomorrow’s produce

By: Brad Buck, 352-294-3303, GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers are sounding a warning bell that fresh produce may be hard to come by in the future. Scientists with the UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences cite changes in our climate, loss of fresh water and competition for resources...

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Fight the fleas that may increase around your home, landscape this summer

Aug 01, 17 Fight the fleas that may increase around your home, landscape this summer

Posted by in Gardening, Land Care

By MaryBeth Hornbeck If you own a pet, chances are you’ve dealt with fleas in some form or fashion. Unfortunately, our yards are fleas’ resorts, and they consider our pets to be their own personal valets and moving diners. Even wild animals can become a traveling flea circus. These problem insects can be an even bigger problem...

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Pineapples: Preservation and Potential

By Jan Suszkiw, ARS Office of Communications. Starting around 1898, key advances in production and processing methods—built around the superstar variety Smooth Cayenne—positioned Hawaii as a world leader in exports of canned pineapple. Although the state no longer holds that title, Hawaii today remains home to one of the...

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