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Warmer weather is upon us so fertilize accordingly!

Commit to following Best Management Practices when applying fertilizers this season.  Best Management Practices (BMPs) are specific practices that are implemented to decrease the amounts of pesticides, fertilizers, animal wastes and other...
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Sunn Hemp for Forage or Wildlife Food Plots

Sunn hemp is a fast growing, warm season, annual legume.  It grows 6-7 feet tall.  Sunn hemp can tolerate a wide range of soil pH (5.0-8.4).  It is native to India and Pakistan.  The University of Hawaii and USDA NRCS, together,...
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Northwest Florida Toxic Plants that Cause Kidney Failure

Most times, livestock will avoid eating toxic plants but sometimes conditions are right for consumption to occur.  Conditions when animals may consume toxic plants include: Toxic plants are cut and baled in hay, Hungry animals with limited...
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Jennifer Bearden

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