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UF/IFAS scientists honored as UF Research Foundation professors

By Kirsten Romaguera GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Six University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences faculty members, whose research is at the forefront of important issues such as pest management and disease control, are among those selected… Read More

UF Researchers helping in the fight for healthier environments with fungi

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Assistant Professor Matthew E. Smith is readying millions of fungi specimens for their close-ups. He and members of his team are helping to take photographs of and catalogue 2.3 million microfungi specimens… Read More

UF/IFAS researcher helps to unravel mysteries of fungi biodiversity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Scientists have long tracked the migratory patterns of monarch butterflies, studied the longevity of the redwoods and know how the melting of the ice caps is affecting polar bears. But, until now, it has been… Read More

Florida expert: Keep pets, livestock away from false parasol mushrooms

  Photo cutline at bottom. Click here for high-res image. Photo cutline at bottom. Click here for high-res image. Photo cutline at bottom. Click here for high-res image. Downloadable broadcast video available at https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/10837916/20130502_PETPOISON.zip By Tom Nordlie, 352-273-3567,… Read More