University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

3:56 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

What Just Bit Me? Biting Flies Explained

Black Horse Fly
Credit R. Bessin, University of Kentucky

You're going for a walk through your neighborhood and suddenly a large horse fly starts buzzing aggressively around your head. Or maybe you're sitting at a picnic table and you have to keep shifting your legs because a little deer fly bites at your ankle. UK Research and Education Center at Princeton's entomologist Dr. Doug Johnson briefs us on the family Tabanidae, or biting flies, on Sounds Good.

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8:40 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Experts Recommend Rotating Graze to Deal with Weather

Experts at the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture say the exceptionally dry conditions mean farmers should consider a rotational grazing system for their livestock. 

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