Florida farmers are used to uncertainty. Usually, this uncertainty has to do with producing the crop itself. Freezes and hurricanes can wipe out a year’s investment overnight, while longer-term scourges like drought, disease and pest infestations can extend… Read More
Updated 03/16/20 As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office… Read More
Outstanding Weed Scientist Award The Florida Weed Science Society “Outstanding Weed Scientist Award” was presented to Dr. Calvin Odero at the society’s annual meeting in Haines City, on March 5. View Dr. Odero’s Profile.
FFVA awards Dr. Richard Raid as Researcher of the Year. The FFVA’s Researcher of the Year Award was given to Richard Raid, professor of plant pathology at the IFAS EREC on September 25th for his invaluable work with… Read More
2018 Early Career Scientist Seed Grant Dr. German Sandoya received the 2018 Early Career Scientist Seed Grant for Identifying lettuce cultivars with low input of phosphorus at high soil ph Read More about this honor.
2017 ASA Early Career Professional Award Dr. Jessica Davis, ASA President, presented Dr. Hardev Sandhu with the 2017 ASA Early Career Award for his innovative sugarcane research. Read More Here: https://erec.ifas.ufl.edu/faculty/sandhu/