Tag Archive: Correctly

Mowing Your Lawn Correctly

Northwest Florida has experienced an enormous amount of rain this summer. The western panhandle has received over 29 inches of rain since the beginning of May according to the Florida Automated Weather Network station at the West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay, Florida. That is 44% of average annual rainfall in less than …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/21/mowing-your-lawn-correctly/

Applying Pesticides Correctly- Core Training May 12

A tractor spraying pesticides on rows of tomatoes. UF/IFAS Photo by Tyler Jones. FAMU Research & Extension Center 4259 Bainbridge Highway – Quincy, FL 32352 4 CORE CEUs $ 10/person Registration Fee The General Standards Core is one of two exams that must be passed to obtain an FDACS restricted use pesticide (RUP) applicator license. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/07/applying-pesticides-correctly-core-training-may-12/

Planting Trees Correctly

Photo Credit: Blake Thaxton Often in Extension we are asked to look at unhealthy plants in the landscape.  We see every problem under the sun.  Whether it is diseases, insects, or cultural problems we run into them all.  One problem that seems to be a trend, when clients show us a declining tree, is signs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/11/25/planting-trees-correctly/

Success with Houseplants: Watering Correctly

Flowering Houseplants. UF IFAS photo by Mary Derrick. Plants add color, interesting textures and, of course, beauty to our indoor living environments. The air is freshened with the oxygen they provide. Keep them healthy by watering correctly. Plants have differing water requirements so take a moment to look up some good research-based information on your …

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Permanent link to this article: http://washington.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/13/success-with-houseplants-watering-correctly/