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Consistently cold waters were responsible for the largest portion of Florida manatee deaths in January.

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Kumquat farmers in Pasco County were hit hard by the cold snap this week.

Dade City saw temperatures in the mid-20's for several hours on Wednesday night. Kumquats, which are citrus fruits that look like olive-sized oranges, don't deal well with sustained freezing temperatures. 

As we bundle up for the chilly weather we're experiencing, you may want to do the same for your plants.


A cold snap is bringing freezing temperatures to Florida this weekend. But one citrus scientist says the state’s embattled growers shouldn’t see much damage.