Monthly Archive: November 2013

Citrus Canker in Panhandle

A case of citrus canker has been positively identified from a residential yard in Santa Rosa County.  At this time, homeowners should be on the lookout for any new infections on their citrus trees that they have not noticed in the past.  There are several issues on citrus including leafminer and greasy spot disease that are not …

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Permanent link to this article: https://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/11/26/citrus-canker-in-panhandle/

2013 Lionfish Summit; update and notes on FWC meeting in Cocoa Beach.

Are you one of those in the Panhandle who has not yet heard of the invasive lionfish? Well, now you have.  This non-native member of the scorpionfish family was first seen in U.S. waters in 1989 off the coast near Ft. Lauderdale.  Over the last two decades much has been learned about the biology and …

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Permanent link to this article: https://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2013/11/22/2013-lionfish-summit-update-and-notes-on-fwc-meeting-in-cocoa-beach/