Tag: TREC

New Crop for Florida thanks to UF/IFAS Industrial Hemp Research Project

Did you know that University of Florida /IFAS researchers (scientists) are working on a new crop for the Florida industry: it is the Industrial Hemp Research Pilot Project! I found out all this information when I attended one… Read More

UF-MREC Research Update and Field Day

MREC pictures

The UF Mid Florida Research and Education Center located at Apopka or MREC, hosted the 2012 Research Update and Field Day on May 23. UF. inivted speakers, Research and field tours, poster for current investigations were presented to growers, industry suppliers, UF state specialists, Master Gardeners and UF Extension agents among Florida. This event hosted about 245 people and they participated on several activities.

Your Miami-Dade commercial horticulture agent presented a research poster on Molecular improvement of orchid virus detection in collaboration with Dr. Aaron Palmateer from UF- TREC. Soon to be available for free downloads.

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