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Managing laurel wilt disease in Florida

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Managing laurel wilt disease in Florida

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Old-fashioned cosmos are breathtaking al...

Old-fashioned cosmos are breathtaking along Georgia highways Posted by on Jan 1, 2018
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Old-fashioned cosmos are breathtaking along Georgia highways

Jan 01, 18 Old-fashioned cosmos are breathtaking along Georgia highways

Posted by in Gardening, Land Care, Landscaping

By Norman Winter The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is teaching all of us about an old floral favorite that needs to be brought back to the garden: cosmos. I see them along Interstate 16 starting around mile marker 98 going north, and the “naturescape,” if you will, is amazing. If you have ever wondered, “Do those...

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Weed Spotting By Drone

Jan 01, 18 Weed Spotting By Drone

Posted by in Agriculture, Scientific Studies, Tech

By J. Kim Kaplan When ARS agricultural engineer Yanbo Huang hears a drone in a field, he is not hearing the droning of bees pollinating plants nor the thrum of a tractor or combine. Huang and his technician Ryan Poe are just out flying their DJI Phantom drones. They are flying the drones—formally known as unmanned aerial vehicles...

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Excerpts from Commissioner Adam H. Putnam’s Remarks at the Rural Economic Development Summit

Jan 01, 18 Excerpts from Commissioner Adam H. Putnam’s Remarks at the Rural Economic Development Summit

Posted by in Agriculture, Featured Stories

Contact the Office of Communications: (850) 617-7737 Communications@FreshFromFlorida.com Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today delivered remarks at the Rural Economic Development Summit in St. Augustine. The following are excerpts from his remarks: “The goal of rural economic development is not to turn our rural...

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National Pork Producers Council announces support for Farmers for Free Trade

As reported by Farmers for Free Trade US pork producers’ voice on policy and advocacy joins growing bipartisan effort to rebuild grassroots support for trade policies that benefit farmers and ranchers. Washington DC – This week the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC), the global voice for the US pork industry and leader on...

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