Monthly Archive: December 2012

What To Do About E-10 Boat Fuel over Winter?

Since the introduction of 10% ethanol to gasoline (E-10 fuel) many boaters, including yours truly, have had problems with fouled fuel filters and marine engines not running at their top performance.  The ethanol added to the fuel combines with oxygen increasing the combustion process.  This makes for a more efficient burning fuel and less emissions …

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Time for Thistle Control in Pastures

  Time for Thistle Control in Pastures Libbie Johnson, UF IFAS Escambia County Extension Most people don’t think to go and scout pastures for weeds at this time of year, but this is prime time for thistles to start growing.  The good news is that the earlier you identify this weed and treat it, the …

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Permanent link to this article: https://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2012/12/06/%ef%bb%bftime-for-thistle-control-in-pastures/