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Local farmers use overhead irrigation systems and high tents to protect their blueberry buds and blooms from the winter weather.
Individuals living in tents outside of Grace Marketplace burn twigs and hang sheets to stay warm as the temperatures drop. Grace Marketplace does allow tent residents to stay indoors during nights below 45 degrees.
The shelter accommodates unusually high numbers on harsh, cold nights this season.
A drop in Florida citrus crops could potentially increase prices for consumers. UF, the USDA and citrus growers have been investing time and money to come up with “aggressive” research methods to fight Greening and citrus canker.