Tag Archive: Pesky

How Can I Control Those Pesky Mosquitoes?

Are you plagued with mosquitoes in your yard? Does it seem like you have a greater infestation than your neighbors? There may be some solutions to solve the problem other than using pesticides that negatively impact beneficial insects in your landscape. Asian tiger mosquito. Photo credit: Susan Ellis, Bugwood.org. Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/11/09/how-can-i-control-those-pesky-mosquitoes/

Recent Rains Exacerbate Pesky Palm Problems

Palms can be difficult to manage in Northwest Florida.  To have healthy palms it is important to think about possible cold temperatures, disease, and nutrient needs of palms.  The panhandle of Florida was blasted with cold this winter and it is easy to see the effects on the palms.  There are many palms throughout Northwest …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/05/06/recent-rains-exacerbate-pesky-palm-problems/