The Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association contributes to TREC’s research The photo shows Mr. Barney Rutzke, Jr., President of the Miami Dade Chapter of the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA), presenting a check to Dr…. Read More
By, Dr. Edward ‘Gilly’ Evans Interim Center Director & Professor, TREC Please join us in congratulating Ana Vargas, who just received the UF Superior Accomplishment Award in the Scientific/Technical Category at the University level!!! Last month, Ana was one… Read More
Daniel Carrillo1, Alexandra M. Revynthi1, Jeff Wasielewski2, Christian Miller3 and Jonathan H. Crane4 The Lychee Erinose Mite (LEM), Aceria litchii (Figure 1), was found in a 3-acre commercial lychee orchard in Lee County on Pine Island, FL in… Read More
Students at UF-TREC received scholarships sponsored by the Dade County Agri Council at annual luncheon.
Homestead, FL – For the last 55 years, the Annual Agricultural Farm Tour and Luncheon tours different agricultural operations to showcase the diversity and uniqueness of farming in South Florida’s subtropical climate. Additionally, the Board of Directors of the Dade County… Read More
Laurel Wilt disease is a threat to Florida’s Avocados & Native Trees in the Laurel Family Laurel wilt, caused by the fungus Raffaelea lauricola, and carried by bark beetles, is a serious plant disease that has decimated members… Read More
The University of Florida-Tropical Research and Education Center (TREC)’s 4th One Night in the Tropics event is under way. This year’s celebration is a special one as our community has suffered major losses due to Hurricane Irma. After several… Read More
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