Upcoming Workshop: Best Practices at Farmers’ Markets – Improving Food Safety and Market Growth

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Event Organizer Dr. Soo Ahn, the organizer of this workshop, is Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Food Science and Human Nutrition Department at University of Florida (UF), Gainesville, FL. She received her Ph.D. in Food Science from Cornell… Read More

Probiotic combination may curb your allergy symptoms, new study finds

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By: Brad Buck (UF News) As we head into allergy season, you may feel less likely to grab a hanky and sneeze. That’s because new University of Florida research shows a probiotic combination might help reduce hay fever… Read More

Dr. James Collins Wins Grant to Try to Manipulate Iron Absorption in at-Risk People

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Newswise — GAINESVILLE, Fla. — People with too much iron in their bodies can develop serious illnesses. So University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researcher James Collins plans to use a $2.5 million grant to… Read More