Strawberries must keep their cool

2021-03-04 05:54:40

To keep them at their best for consumers, strawberries must be kept at 34 degrees from farm to market. Right about now, if you eat a Florida strawberry, odds are

Guest column: Invest in children’s dental health

2021-03-03 15:53:47

Dr. Andrew Brown Tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease. It’s five times more common than asthma and 20 times more common than diabetes among children. Tooth pain aff


Universal Orlando: 10 Most Underrated Attractions

2021-03-02 23:46:27

Universal Studios has gained immense popularity with The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, but these underrated attractions also deserve a second look. For many years, Walt Disney W


Vets remove shoe from 341-pound crocodile

2021-03-02 19:32:05

A crocodile in Florida has gone through a journey to remove an unsavory snack from her stomach. Veterinarians at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine had to surgically remo

Why Strawberries Need To Keep Their Cool

2021-03-02 05:45:38

Florida’s strawberry season is in full swing. Growing and harvesting the sensitive fruiting vegetable crop at its most ripe is a feat unto itself. Delivering tasty, juicy berries for consu

A garden’s unmistakable yellow hue

2021-03-01 19:57:26

It’s that time of year. I saw it floating in a creek, collecting in a storm’s puddle, and caking the outside of someone’s car. The unmistakable yellow hue of Florida’s pollen season.


Sulfur Amendments to Lower Soil pH

2021-02-28 19:50:38

Phillip Williams Vegetable Horticulture Southwest Florida Research and Education Center Problem: Soils in south Florida are sandy mineral soils, predominantly Spodosols, and have lo