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COVID-19 and UF/IFAS Extension

Updated 03/15/20 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. The personal health and… Read More

Food Science & Human Nutrition Updates Recall Manual for Food Businesses

Food Safety

The Food Science and Human Nutrition Department of the University of Florida has assembled a manual to assist food businesses, in all stages in the food chain to conduct rapid and effective product recalls. Link… Read More

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… Read More

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

James Collins, Ph.D.

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… Read More