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    • UF/IFAS faculty: Too much fresh water used to water lawns

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Floridians may be using too much fresh water to quench their lawns as water becomes more scarce. A recent study conducted with homeowners in central Florida found that, on average, 64 percent of the drinking water used … Continue reading

      Florida agriculture commissioner Adam Putnam to keynote Florida 4-H fundraiser

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida 4-H Foundation will host a fundraising event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11 to benefit the statewide UF/IFAS Extension Florida 4-H Youth Development Program. The event, to be held at the University of … Continue reading

      UF/IFAS scientists: Keep your dogs out of warm lakes

      See caption below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida scientists warn against letting your dog swim in warm water bodies after they found several lakes with a pathogen that can make canines sick. Animals, including dogs and horses, can contract … Continue reading