HS1115/HS357 Optimum In-row Distance for Eggplant Production and Economic Returns

HS-1115, a 3-page illustrated fact sheet by Bielinski M. Santos, presents the results of research to determine appropriate in-row distances for eggplant in Florida and to determine the best economic returns of this practice. Published by the UF Department of Horticultural Sciences, May 2007.

ENY-740S/IN731 Enfermedades Infecciosas Emergentes

ENY-740S, a 5-page illustrated fact sheet by Jorge R. Rey, is the Spanish language version of ENY-740, “Emerging Infectious Diseases.” It describes what emerging infectious diseases are, gives some examples, some of the common causes for emergence or re-emergence of the diseases. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, September 2007.

ENH100/WG071 Response of Turfgrass and Turfgrass Weeds to Herbicides

Revised! ENH-100, a 10-page publication by J. B. Unruh and B. J. Brecke, provides tables to enhance understanding of turfgrass responses to herbicides. Includes tables showing tolerances of established turfgrasses to preemergence and postemegergence herbicides; expected control of common weeds with preemergence and postemergence herbicides; common and scientific names of selected weeds, and common names of turf herbicides. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, December 2006.

CIR 344/EP339 Growing Roses in Florida

Revised! Circular 334, a 4-page fact sheet by Sydney Park Brown, describes how to choose successful rose varieties for Florida, select a site and prepare the soil, plant and care for them. Includes references. Supercedes “Circular 334: Rose Culture” by S.E. McFadden and R.J Black. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, August 2007.

AN172/AN184 Put the Pressure on Your Cows for Performance

AN173, a 2-page fact sheet by Jeffrey Carter, describes how to routinely evaluate a beef cow herd, culling based on on criteria for reproduction, functionality, and production. Includes a productivity outline of economically important traits of the cow. Published by the UF Department of Animal Science, July 2007.

AN169/AN181 Improving the Value of Cull Cows by Feeding Prior to Slaughter

AN169, a 5-page fact sheet by Jeffrey N. Carter and D. Dwain Johnson, demonstrates that income from cull cows can be increased when fed prior to slaughter. Describes the results of experiments of feeding cull cows in central Florida. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Animal Science, August 2007.

SL251/SS474 Cleaning Up Petroleum Releases to Soil

SL-251, a 3-page illustrated fact sheet by Diane Racine, Maria L. Silveira, James W. Jawitz, provides basic guidelines for timely cleanup of petroleum spills or releases. It discusses categories of petroleum, reporting requirements, cleanup operations, soil removal, and land farming. Includes a flow chart and references. Published by the UF Department of Soil and Water Science, September 2007.

SL135/SS186 Producer Soil Test Information Sheet

Revised! SL-135, a 2-page form for the UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Laboratory, must accompany soil samples submitted to the UF/IFAS Extension Soil Testing Laboratory by Florida agricultural producers. Includes important information for sample collection and submission, and crop and analysis codes. Published by the UF Department of Soil and Water Science, August 2007.

SL247/SS467 Improving Citrus Nitrogen Uptake Efficiency: Effective Irrigation Scheduling

SL-247, a 13-page illustrated document by K. T. Morgan and E. A. Hanlon, addresses citrus irrigation scheduling and its relationship to both nutrition and fertilizer management. Includes additional resources. Published by the UF Department of Soil and Water Sciences, August 2007.

Cir860/MG097 Flowering Vines for Florida

Revised! Circular 860, a 15-page publication by Sydney Park Brown and Gary W. Knox, introduces the homeowner to the many flowering vines that thrive in Florida's mild climate, how they climb, how to choose the right planting site, selecting vines, planting and care. Includes a 9-page table providing cultural information and growth characteristics for some of the most desirable vines for Florida. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, August 2007.

ENH 1071/EP337 Bromeliads at a Glance

ENH-1071, a 2-page illustrated fact sheet by Sydney Park Brown, provides basic information on these fascinating easy-to-grow, low-maintenance epiphytic plants that can be enjoyed indoors, outdoors in containers, or in the southern Florida landscapes, including blooming and propagation and pests. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, July 2007.

ENH-68/MG035 Perennial Gardening in Florida

Revised! ENH-68, an 11-page fact sheet by Sydney Park Brown, describes herbaceous plants that, once established, can become a more permanent part of the landscape — selection and use, planting and care, propagation, and pests and diseases. Includes a 7-page table of useful information for selecting and growing flowering perennials in Florida. Published by the UF Department of Environmental Horticulture, February 2007.

Florida’s Environment series

The Florida Environment series, by Martin B. Main and Ginger M. Allen is published by the UF Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, July 2007.

WEC229/UW268: The Florida Environment: An Overview
WEC230/UW269: Florida's Environment – Northwest Region
WEC231/UW270: Florida's Environment – Northeast Region
WEC232/UW271:Florida's Environment – North Central Region
WEC233/UW272: Florida's Environment – Central West Region
WEC234/UW273: Florida's Environment – Central Region
WEC235/UW274: Florida's Environment – Central East Region
WEC236/UW275: Florida's Environment – Southwest Region
WEC237/UW276: Florida's Environment – Southeast Region

FCS8145-Span/FY997: Prevenga la Osteoporosis: Atrape al Ladrón Silencioso

FCS8145-Span, an 11-page fact sheet by Linda Bobroff, is the Spanish version of “Prevent Osteoporsosis: Stop the Silent Thief.” It provides statistics and facts about osteoporosis and information about how to stop this “silent thief” of bone density. Includes calcium-rich recipes. Published by the UF Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, September 2007.

FCS2152-Span/FY974: Entrenamiento para el Uso del Baño

FCS2152-Span, a 3-page fact sheet by Millie Ferrer and Sara McCrea, is the Spanish version of “Toilet Training” (FSC2152) and will help parents understand when children are ready to start toilet-training, how to get the process started, and what to expect. Published by the UF Department of Family, Youth, and Community Sciences, September 2007.