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Extension Cord is brought to you by the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County, where we plug in and bring UF/IFAS Extension to life.

Join us as we discuss special topics in Alachua County by speaking with Master Gardener Volunteers, researchers, specialists, and community members contributing wonderful impacts to our community.

Extension Cord Taylor Clem

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Extension Cord is brought to you by the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County, where we plug in and bring UF/IFAS Extension to life.

Join us as we discuss special topics in Alachua County by speaking with Master Gardener Volunteers, researchers, specialists, and community members contributing wonderful impacts to our community.

    Backyard Citrus w/ Dr. Juanita Popenoe.

    Backyard Citrus w/ Dr. Juanita Popenoe.

    When someone thinks about Florida they think of citrus. Citrus is one of Florida's largest industries. One of the biggest concerns we have is Citrus Greening, but the groundbreaking research and new understandings had changed our perspective. Thanks to science, we now know that the citrus industry is here to stay. Join us on this podcast episode as we speak with retired UF/IFAS Extension Agent, Dr. Juanita Popenoe, to learn about citrus, citrus management, and the history of Florida's citrus industry.

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    • 55 min
    Therapeutic Horticulture: Helping People Live Better Lives

    Therapeutic Horticulture: Helping People Live Better Lives

    Wilmot Gardens is a small, but vibrant corner on the University of Florida's campus that is filled with a booming collection of colorful camellias. Within the garden's greenhouse, there are thousands of newly propagated plants with a giant banner overhead that states, "Therapeutic Horticulture: Helping People Live Better Lives." Join us on this episode of Extension Cord as we discuss the research and therapeutic horticulture programs happening in the heart of UF's campus at Wilmot Botanical Gardens.

    Wilmot Botanical Gardens

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    • 50 min
    Community Partner Update: Working Food - #Itsawholething

    Community Partner Update: Working Food - #Itsawholething

    UF/IFAS Extension works with many community partners. One of these partners, Working Food, which is a local non-profit in Alachua County that works with the community to raise awareness of our food systems and food security. Join us as we talk with Melissa DeSa, Working Food's Community Programs Director and "Seed"EO.

    Working Food

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    • 45 min
    The Upper Hand Against Plant Pathogens w/ Dr. Kevin Korus

    The Upper Hand Against Plant Pathogens w/ Dr. Kevin Korus

    Have you ever been concerned about plant pathogens or dealt with plant pathogens? 

    Join us this month as we speak with Dr. Kevin Korus with UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County all about plant pathogens and learn about the resources from UF/IFAS Extension. His background in plant pathology and experiences in the field gives a great perspective regarding how we can prepare ourselves to deal with plant pathogens we may experience.

    Resources

    UF/IFAS Plant Diagnostics Center

    UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County

    Alachua County's Florida-Friendly Landscaping Home Page

    Be on the Lookout for Bacterial Leaf Streak

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    • 47 min
    The Pollinator Highway w/ Dr. Jaret Daniels

    The Pollinator Highway w/ Dr. Jaret Daniels

    Join Dr. Taylor Clem as he speaks with his guest speak Dr. Jaret Daniels. He is a Professor of Entomology at the University of Florida and Curator at the Florida Museum of Natural History's McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity. During our discussion, we'll talk about Dr. Jaret's research and the important role of pollinators.  

    Resources:  

    McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity

     Attracting Bees to Your Florida Landscape

    Butterfly Gardening in Florida

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    • 51 min
    The Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program

    The Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program

    The Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program is Florida's nine-principle program that emphasizes landscape best-management practices for the promotion and protection of Florida's vital natural resources. Join Dr. Taylor Clem, Claire Lewis, and Tom Wichman as they discuss the FFL program, its impacts, and the future of the FFL program.  

    Resources: 

    The Florida Friendly Landscaping Program Webpage: https://ffl.ifas.ufl.edu/   

    The Florida Yards and Neighborhoods Handbook: https://ffl.ifas.ufl.edu/materials/FYN_Handbook_2015_web.pdf

    The FFL Plant Selection Guide: https://ffl.ifas.ufl.edu/pdf/FYN_Plant_Selection_Guide_2015.pdf   

    If you would like to reach out to any of the agents, feel free to send them an email or call our county extension office at (352)955-2402  

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    • 1 hr 10 min

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