Tag Archive: Freezing

Protect Tender Vegetables From Coming Freezing Temperatures

Northwest Florida homeowners enjoy growing their own vegetables every fall, but are faced with cold weather issues, especially during the first few days of December. For example, most cole crops can be planted until November, but they must be protected from the cold weather or they will need to be replaced. A good variety of cold tolerant …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/11/17/protect-tender-vegetables-from-coming-freezing-temperatures/

Florida Panhandle Receives a Double Dose of Freezing Temperatures

On the night of January 6-7th 2014 Northwest Florida was hit with a major freeze event.   While many areas reached 18 º F, the West Florida Research & Education Center near Jay reached 14 º F. Similar freezing temperatures are predicted for the night of January 7-8.   Frosted plant. Image Credit UF IFAS Extension …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/01/07/florida-panhandle-receives-a-double-dose-of-freezing-temperatures/