ENH17/MG028 African Violets

Revised! ENH-36, a 3-page illustrated fact sheet by Sydney Park Brown, describes this popular house plant that grows and flowers under light conditions found in the average home, including requirements for lighting, temperature and humidity, soil and pots, watering, fertilizer, propagation and pest management. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, July 2007.

AE429/AE429 Sustainability of Agriculture in Miami-Dade County: Considering Water Supply

AE429, a 7-page illustrated fact sheet by Kati W. Migliaccio, discusses water availability, factors that influence water availability, agricultural water use, and irrigation efficiency as they relate to Miami-Dade County. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, August 2007.

PP 238/PP156: Colletotrichum crown rot (anthracnose crown rot) of strawberries

PP-238, a 3-page illustrated fact sheet by Steven MacKenzie and Natalia Peres,describes this serious disease of strawberries in warm production region, its causal agent and symptoms, disease development and spread, and control. Includes a table of products labeled for control of colletotrichum crown rot. Published by the UF Department of Plant Pathology, June 2007

HS1112/HS369 The Potential of Florida Lychee to Cross Over to American Consumers: An Industry Perspective

HS-1112, a 3-page illustrated fact sheet by A.R. Rafie, Carlos Balerdi, Jonathan Crane, presents the findings of surveys of consumers and industry to determine their assessment of lychee's potential to appeal to American consumers and eventyally to become as popular as other tropical fruits such as pineapple and mango. Published by the UF Department of Horticultural Sciences, August 2007.

CIR1525/FA150: Fish Slaughter, Killing, and Euthanasia: A Review of Major Published U.S. Guidance Documents and General Considerations of Methods

Circular 1525, a 6-page fact sheet by Roy P.E. Yanong, Kathleen H. Hartman, Craig A. Watson, Jeffrey E. Hill, B. Denise Petty, and Ruth Francis-Floyd, provides a discussion of terminology used to describe the deliberate ending of life of a fish, reviews of four major guidance documents with the limitations of each, and a disscussion of general considerations. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, June 2007.

EENY-411/IN737: Luna Moth, Actias (=Tropaea) luna (Linneaus) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Saturniidae: Saturniinae)

EENY-411, a 7-page illustrated fact sheet by Donald W. Hall, is part of the Featured Creatures collection. It provides information about this beautiful moth with moon-like spots. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, June 2007.

ENH 1070/EP335 Pre- and Postemergence Herbicides for Use Around Palms and Cycads

ENH-1070, a 9-page fact sheet by Robert H. Stamps, Jeffrey G. Norcini, Timothy K. Broschat and Charles W. Meister, lists herbicides for use in nurseries to reduce weed management costs in nurseries and maintenance costs in landscapes. Includes a tables of tolerant palms and cycads for pre-emergent and post-emergent herbicides. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, June 2007.

FOR 124/FR182: Forest Resource Information on the Internet: Connecting to Today’s On-line Resources

FOR-124, a 4-page fact sheet by Chris Demers, replaces a 1997 document with updated information on Internet technology and the latest forest resource Web sites available. Published by the UF School of Forest Resources and Conservation, August 2007.

FOR 110/FR163: Introducing Ecotourism to Florida’s Counties and Landowners: An Ecotourism/Nature Based Tourism Fact Sheet

FOR-110, a 5-page illustrated fact sheet by Miriam S. Wyman and Taylor V. Stein, defines eco- and nature-based toursim, provides startistics, and discusses positive and negative aspects, community planning, and describes some successful examples. Includes references. Published by the UF School of Forest Resources and Conservation, April 2007.

EENY-379/IN736: Azalea Leafminer, Caloptilia azaleella (Brants) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae)

EENY-379, a 5-page illustrated fact sheet by G. W. Dekle, is part of the Featured Creatures collection. It provides information about this larva of a tiny purple- and yellow-marked moth which is a pest of container- and field-grown azalea nursery stock. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, June 2007.

FE693/FE693: The Economic Impact of Zebra Mussels in Florida

FE-693, a 5-page illustrated fact sheet by Donna J. Lee, Damian C. Adams, and Frederick J. Rossi, reports results from a 20-year simulation model on the economic impacts of public investment in prevention and eradication of this bio-fouling organism which is expected to reach Florida in the near future, with particular attention to the effect on Lake Okeechobee. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Food and Resource Economics, August 2007.

FSHN07-04/FS140: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) Principle 2: Determine Critical Control Points

FSHN07-04, a 5-page factsheet by Ronald H. Schmidt and Debby Newslow, explains the process of determining Critical Control Points in a HACCP system. Includes a helpful decision tree. Published by the UF Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, July 2007.

FSHN07-05/FS141: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) – Principle 3: Establish Critical Limits and Principle 4: Monitoring Critical Control Points (CCPs)

FSHN07-05, a 7-page fact sheet by Ronald H. Schmidt and Debby Newslow, takes readers through the process of establishing Critical Limits and monitoring Critical Control Points to ensure food safety in a HACCP system. Published by the UF Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, July 2007.

FSHN07-03/FS139: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) Principle 1: Conduct a Hazard Analysis

FSHN07-03, a 10-page fact sheet by Ronald H. Schmidt and Debby Newslow, defines food hazards and explains the process of conducting a hazard analysis in order to fulfill HACCP Principle 1. Published by the UF Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, June 2007.

HS1114/HS367: Guidelines for Enrolling in Florida’s BMP Program for Vegetable Crops

HS-1114, a 17-page illustrated fact sheet by Aparna Gazula, Eric Simonne, Brian Boman, describes this voluntary program for vegetable producers, how to sign up, human and online resources for participants, how to select appropriate best management practices, and describes free mobile irrigation labs that are available formaking customized recommendations. Published by the UF Department of Horticultural Sciences, August 2007.

WEC 225/UW265: Dove Fields in Florida

WEC-225, an 8-page illustrated fact sheet by William M. Giuliano, James F. Selph, Kurt Hodges, and Nick Wiley, describes how to use dove fields as a dove management tool within the guidelines barring hunting over a baited field. It discusses timing, location, size and number of dove fields, what to plant, planting, fertilization and liming, management, economics, and relevant laws. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, August 2007.

CIR 1521/UW278: Spatially Continuous Interpolation of Water Stage and Water Depths Using the Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN)

Circular 1521, a 34-page report by Leonard Pearlstine, Aaron Higer, Monica Palaseanu, Ikuko Fujisaki, and Frank Mazzotti, documents the procedures used in generation of EDEN water stage and water depth interpolated surfaces. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, July 2007.