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Blueberries may be the new orange in North Central Florida

By on February 6th, 2012

Paul Lyrene, UF blueberry breeder (photo by Chris Gilmore)

Florida’s warm winter is not over yet and that means that preparations for blueberry season are in full swing.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chris Gilmore reports on the unique methods some Florida growers are using to be ready for the upcoming blueberry season:

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UF Blueberry breeder transplanting seedlings (photo by Chris Gilmore)


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