Category: Events

Mycorrhizal Fungi, a Great Plant Partner

When you think of fungus and plants together, typically that is not a good thing. However, mycorrhizal fungi are great plant partners that work in the soil to enhance a plant’s root system. The biofertilizers aid in plant growth… Read More

Soil & Water Sciences Research Forum Cultivates Scientific Leaders

By Jessica Pardo, Communications Specialist, SWSD Students of the University of Florida’s (UF) Soil and Water Sciences Department (SWSD) presented their research projects at the 17th Annual Soil and Water Sciences Research Forum on Thursday, September 15th, 2016… Read More

Post-doctoral Fellows, Grad Students from UF and Escuela Politécnica del Litoral, Ecuador Participate in Professional Development Workshop

Escuela Politecnica del Litoral

The Elsevier Tropical Connections Post-Doctoral Fellowship program hosted a one-day Professional Development Workshop on September 8, 2016. About two dozen post-doctoral fellows and graduate students participated on-site in Gainesville and via videoconference from the Escuela Politécnica del Litoral… Read More