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    • UF/IFAS researchers earn $11M in federal grants to study specialty crops

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers will work to improve avocado production, develop turfgrass with improved drought responses and combat a bacterial disease riddling tomatoes, working with $11 million in recently awarded federal grants. The … Continue reading

      New UF/IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station in Cedar Key to expand opportunities

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Jack Payne, University of Florida senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources, has a vision for Florida’s Nature Coast region: to support and expand the world-class research conducted by UF scientists while supporting the communities and … Continue reading

      Sumter County Extension helps implement SNAP/EBT at farmer’s market, spreads the word

      GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Making it easier for residents to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables and increase Florida farmer’s profits is the win-win result of a partnership between the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Sumter County Office and the Sumter County Farmer’s … Continue reading