Santa Rosa County
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6263 Dogwood Dr.
Milton, FL 32570
Bee appearance and behavior may be related, genetic study reveals
Recently discovered genetic knowledge of two nuisance western honey bee subspecies will help commercial and hobby beekeepers. A new UF/IFAS study identified genetic characteristics relevant to the production and behavioral attributes of these two key bee subspecies
Welcome FSG H.A.R.V.E.S.T. Intern, Tucker Reynolds!
Tucker is an intern for Grayson Bay Oyster Company, employed by the University of Florida through the Florida Sea Grant "HARVEST" internship program. HARVEST stands for Helping Aquaculture Reap Value and Enhance Student Training
What's Going on in Florida
Join Florida Sea Grant as we cook blue crab cakes for dinner on Facebook LIVE!!
Does a blue crab bite or pinch? The front claws of a blue crab are very powerful and are used for defense and feeding. A blue crab’s mouth is a small triangle shaped opening
The View from Two Months In
Hello all, and welcome to a brand new year! I’ve been Dean of UF/IFAS Extension now for a little over two months. When I first started, I received a piece of advice from SVP Scott Angle: “Above all, just have fun!” he told me
January 24 is National Peanut Butter Day
Sandwiched between National Pie Day (Jan. 23) and National Irish Coffee Day (Jan
UF/IFAS, UF College of Medicine combine to offer health screenings for farmworkers
WIMAUMA, Fla. --- With about 200,000 migrant farmworkers in Florida, UF/IFAS Extension and the UF College of Medicine will screen as many as possible for various health conditions and give them nutrition information to help improve access to much-needed health care
DIY Container Garden with Draped Hypertufa
Perfect for seasonal gardens and great for gift giving. You'll create a unique, one of a kind, draped container using portland cement infused fabric
Florida Land Steward Update, January 14, 2022
2022 GREETINGS! We are gearing up for another year of service to Florida’s private landowners, foresters, natural resource professionals, extension community, and others involved in the management and conservation of our forests and natural resources. Despite the continued challenges with COVID variants we are planning to get back to some in-person events and tours, and we’ll again be making good use of virtual meeting