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Join Us for a Denitrification Bioreactor Field Day on September 28

Join us on September 28 for an educational field day at the University of Florida and The Holly Factory Nursery (Alachua), where the largest denitrification bioreactor in the world was recently built. UF/IFAS Extension and collaborators at Desert...

Summer Undergraduate Research: Pharmaceutical Effects on Ecosystem Function

by Morgan Gallaher Hi, I’m Morgan Gallagher, a senior at Virginia Tech studying environmental science and French. I was one of five students selected for a READ MORE |  RELATED INFORMATION

Florida Rice Growers Training and Field Day

by Jehangir Bhadha, Assistant Professor, Soil and Water Sciences Department and Everglades REC July 26th, 2018 was the second annual Florida Rice Growers Training & Field Day in South Florida. UF/IFAS Palm Beach County extension agent...

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January 2, 2019, Citrus Industry News, Manage Soil pH and Nutrition for HLB

December 11, 2018, Growing Produce, Growing Under Cover a Big Deal for Florida Citrus

December 4, 2018, The Packer, Florida conference to reveal citrus grower research

November 5th, 2018, Florida Trend, $3.5 Million USDA Grant Could Help Florida's Grapefruit Industry

October 26th, 2018, Gainesville Sun, Scientists hope to turn algae into marketable goods 

October 16th, 2018, UF News, Meet some of the UF students working to feed the world

September 9th, 2018, Gainesville Sun, Six UF/IFAS students receive NSF research fellowships

July 30th, 2018, The Clewiston News, New chief agricultrual scientist chosen for SW Florida

July 9th, 2018, NewsDeeply, How Much Water Do Coho Salmon Need?

May 15, 2018, Gainesville Sun, Retired UF professor receives France's highest honor

January 31, 2018, Florida Alligator, A disease is killing Florida's oranges. UF researchers received millions to stop it

January 14, 2018, Gainesville Sun, Study finds nitrates not only problem affecting springs

January 5, 2018, The Apopka Voice, District and UF complete collaborative three-year investigation into Florida springs' health

December 7, 2017, Newswise, UF Study: Screen Houses May Help Prevent Grapefruit Greening

December 4, 2017, USDA Blog, NIFA Programs Support Soil Health

December 1, 2017, The Alligator, UF researcher studies pharmaceutical waterway pollution 

November 16, 2017, Miami Herald, Minority of farmers join anti-runoff effort as algae worsens

November 14, AAAS EurekAlert!, Low dose, constant drip: Pharmaceutical and personal care pollution impacts aquatic life

November 7, 2017, Morning Ag Clips, Tea drinkers can cast off flouride worries

November 3, 2017, Tallahassee Democrat, See science in action as UF celebrates 100 years of Citrus

October 31, 2017, WUFT, Bacteria in Local Creeks Pose Safety Risks

October 19, 2017, WorldStage News, Three World Food Prize laureates call for global action to save African crops

May 30, 2017, Gainesville Sun, George Hochmuth and Jerry Kidder: Improve farm practices to protect water bodies

May 8, 2017, Morning AgClips, Innovative ways to manage soil nutrients: New book released by Zhenli He, Virupax Baligar, Nand Kumar Fageria 

April 24, 2017, UF Water Institute "In the Spotlight": UF Student and Faculty Research the Evolution of Water Resource Science

April 21, 2017, TCPalm: Local UF scientists help judge St. Lucie science fair

April 4, 2017, UF News: Shifting sands: A pre-Civil War lighthouse and its species-rich island face sea level rise

March 23, 2017, TCPalm: Haitian student completes UF agricultural internship

February 2017, FloridAgriculture e-News: Team IFAS Helps Growers