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Six IFAS faculty named UF Research Foundation Professors for 2011

Six Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences faculty members are among the 33 named UF Research Foundation Professors for 2011-2014. They are: Rafael Muñoz-Carpena, associate professor in agricultural and biological engineering; Natália Peres, associate professor in plant pathology,… Read More

Artificial sweetener could help soybean plants resist rust disease, UF researchers say

Saccharin, the artificial sweetener used in diet drinks and other consumer products, has an unexpected sweet agricultural benefit: It helps soybean plants ward off a disease that threatens the entire soybean industry, University of Florida researchers say. If… Read More