Tag Archive: Check

Sprinkler System check up

Setting the sprinkler head for an irrigation system. UF/IFAS Photo: Josh Wickham Lawns and landscapes require water to flourish and provide the green surroundings desired around homes and recreational areas. Often nature provides water for the landscape in the form of rain, but that is not always adequate. Turf and ornamental plants in the establishment stage need supplemental irrigation during hotter months, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/16/sprinkler-system-check-up/

Check Quality of Late Season Ryegrass Hay

This was a good spring for annual forages like ryegrass. This cow grazing in Washington County had an impressive supply of forage awaiting her in the next paddock over.Photo Credit: Mark Mauldin It is widely recognized that cool season annuals, like ryegrass, are the highest quality forages we produce here in NW Florida. Even though …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/22/check-quality-of-late-season-ryegrass-hay/

Check Those Passalong Plants

It’s Growing So Well It Must Be A Good Plant. Right? Lantana camera Nandina domestica You know that plant in the corner of the yard that seems to be taking over? It’s the one that your friend “passed along” because they had plenty of them and wanted to share. After all, it grows so well. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/20/check-those-passalong-plants/