Category: Aquaculture

Delectable delights highlight Flavors of Florida

Please see caption below story. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — UF/IFAS scientists toil for years creating and enhancing many of the foods we consume and plants we enjoy. When it comes to plant breeding, UF/IFAS is a global leader. In… Read More

Florida Agriculture Literacy Day Set for May 2

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Use your imagination to hop aboard ‘Ole Red’ and ‘Bobby Boat’ for a tour of Florida’s aquaculture and seafood industries, part of the 14th annual Florida Agriculture Literacy Day on Tuesday, May 2. To celebrate,… Read More

UF/IFAS researchers to present findings on critical ecosystem habitats at international conference

Please see caption below story. ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — Two University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers will be among those presenting new data at a conference addressing mangrove ecosystems, which are critical for many… Read More

UF/IFAS researchers try to cut costs to control aquatic invasive plants in Florida

Please see caption below story. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Of all the invasive plants in Florida’s waterways, hydrilla costs the most to contain — $66 million over a seven-year period, a University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural… Read More

UF/IFAS study: Nutrition labels may lead to buying more raw seafood

Please see caption below story GAINESVILLE, Fla. — If grocers put nutrition labels on packages of raw fish — a good nutrient source for cardiovascular health — parents may be more likely to buy the fish, a new… Read More

Top UF/IFAS-produced food, beverages showcased at Flavors of Florida

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Faculty, administrators and friends of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences now know even more about the fine foods and beverages produces by UF/IFAS faculty after the annual May 9… Read More

UF/IFAS recognizes top faculty research

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Whether it’s hybrid termites, grain pathogens, mosquito mating or something in between, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers are studying important topics and helping to solve global issues. The UF/IFAS Research… Read More