• Featured Creatures - By UF/IFAS

    Featured Creatures - by UF/IFAS University of Florida   common name: Tropical Sod Webworm scientific name: Herpetogramma phaeopteralis Guenée (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Crambidae) Introduction   Tropical sod webworm larvae are destructive pests of warm season turfgrasses in the southeastern U.S., especially on newly established sod, lawns, athletic fields, and golf courses. Larval feeding damage [...]

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    Watering Restrictions

    May 3, 2015
    Watering Restrictions

    Know Your Days The St. Johns River District watering restrictions are designed to ensure the efficient use of water for landscape irrigation. The restrictions allow enough water to establish and maintain healthy landscapes year-round. Mandatory lawn watering restrictions in this district specify the days when you may water. These days depend on whether you have an odd or even numbered address, and[...]

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    Licensing Requirements For Pesticide Use In Lawn And Landscape Maintenance

    Not only should pesticides be used carefully, existing laws regarding pesticide applications and licensing requirements for conducting a business should also be complied with. There are three categories of licenses, (local occupational license, limited certification for  commercial landscape maintenance license, or a pest control business license and a certified operators certificate) that could [...]

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    Welcome to our new website

    Nature's Touch is proud to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website.  We took a design approach that works for anyone on any web enabled device. Our newly redesigned website is built around WordPress, an easy to use but powerful content management system that allows us to make content, image, and video updates with just a few clicks. We can also add new pages and post blog entries [...]

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