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Do you need to get a soil test done and aren't sure how to do
pH testing is done locally at both Okaloosa County Extension offices free of charge. Comprehensive soil tests are available from UF/IFAS (fee)
Gardening in the Panhandle LIVE!
Two ways to join the Gardening in the Panhandle LIVE! webinars on Thursdays at noon CDT
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Includes new features including videos and two Ask IFAS specific indexes: Experts and Topics.
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Information is organized by specific user groups, such as Home Landscapes, Community Landscape and Landscape Professionals.
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More links and apps
FAWN - Florida Automated Weather Network
DDIS - Pest and plant diagnosis and identification
Subscribe - Receive relevant info from IFAS Extension
Landscape Pests - Landscape Pests in the Southeastern United States
Building for Birds - An evaluation tool for bird conservation
NPDN Citrus Diseases - Detecting and screening citrus diseases
NPDN Citrus Pests - Detecting and screening citrus pests
Pests of Stone Fruits - Detecting and screening pests and diseases of stone fruits
Apps - Install Apps from UF/IFAS and partners
IveGot1 - Identify and report invasive animals and plants in Florida for Android
IveGot1 - Identify and report invasive animals and plants in Florida for Apple