UF expert: Military families can thrive with communication, respect

ORLANDO, Fla. – This Valentine’s Day, Mark and Kimberly Brooks  will look fondly back at 35 years of marriage, with most of those years spent moving around the globe to different military bases. Mark, who retired from the… Read More

Could an 8 million-year-old gene help the citrus industry? UF researchers think so

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — After 100 years of assertions about the roots of citrus, a global group of scientists – including a University of Florida professor – has traced the evolutionary history of Florida’s signature crop up to 8… Read More

UF/IFAS expert: People can still reconcile a relationship, even after infidelity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — If a romantic partner has cheated, it can feel like a gut punch, but University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences experts say couples can still salvage their relationships. In some cases, it… Read More

UF/IFAS researchers blame cold for fish kills, offer suggestions

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Cold weather is killing fish in northern and Central Florida counties, according to University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers, who are also offering some solutions. “In an aquaculture operation, farmers can… Read More

Two with UF/IFAS ties to be inducted into Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — One spent his career bringing research-based data from the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences to Florida’s farmers; the other spent his career planting trees and protecting forests. Two inductees into the… Read More

Plants, Gardening and You course hands out 50,000th plant to students

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida professor David Clark has given away enough plants to fill a stadium. On Thursday, Jessica Finkel a senior public relations student in the UF marching band was the lucky recipient of the… Read More