• IFAS SVP Newsletter

    • Recreational fish-catch data can help save money in monitoring invasive largemouth bass

        See caption below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers are using data from fishing tournaments to gauge how non-native largemouth bass in Africa are invading lakes and preying on smaller, native fish, … Continue reading

      Master Gardeners’ continued training conference scheduled for Kissimmee in October

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Has your green thumb reached the master level?  The University of Florida’s 34th Florida Master Gardener Conference for continued training is scheduled for Oct. 18-21 at Kissimmee’s Embassy Suites at Lake Buena Vista South. Organizers are encouraging … Continue reading

      UF/IFAS study: Muscadine grape seed oil may help reduce obesity

      See caption below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Muscadine grape seed oil supplies a form of Vitamin E, giving scientists another clue to reducing obesity, a new University of Florida study shows. The oil may help mitigate the formation of new fat … Continue reading

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