Dr. Qiyu Zhou will be soon joining Turfgrass Weed Science lab as a Postdoctoral Associate. Starting in mid-January 2022, she will be working in the project on precision weed control in turfgrass systems – our collaboration with Dr. Boyd (GCREC) ... READ MORE
We are seeking applications to fill an OPS Biological Science Technician position. This position is in Gainesville, FL and is intended to facilitate a variety of field, greenhouse and laboratory research and extension activities.
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‘Biology and Management of Pusley (Richardia L.) in Turfgrass and Landscape Planting Beds’ is now available to read via ‘Ask IFAS’ and our ‘Publications & Resources' section.
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Congratulations to Drs. Jose Dubeux and Fredy Altpeter for being selected as a CSSA Fellows!
Fellow is the highest recognition bestowed by the Crop Science Society of America. Members of the Society nominate worthy colleagues based on their ... READ MORE
Conrad Oberweger, an undergraduate research student at the UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants (CAIP) has been awarded the 2021 John Jachetta Undergraduate Research Award from the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) due to his ... READ MORE
Sometimes, to solve a problem, scientists have to think outside the box — or in this case, the breathable atmosphere.
Two University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciencesresearchers, Chris Wilson, an assistant professor in ... READ MORE
A team of researchers from ECE Florida and IFAS has received a $1.2M grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that combines machine learning, hyperspectral cameras, and minirhizotron tubes to study root systems of plants ... READ MORE
We would love to congratulate a fellow colleague and friend, Ann Blount, and her great achievement in being selected as Top 500 influential people in Florida by Florida Trend. Thank you, Ann, for all your hard work, we cannot wait to see your ... READ MORE
The UF-IFAS annual ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) breeding program began in the early 1980s with a focus on developing improved varieties with higher forage yield and enhanced disease resistance, resulting in more than 30 cultivar releases. This ... READ MORE
UF/IFAS scientists are making significant strides toward understanding and solving society’s grand challenges, creating practical solutions to current and emerging threats to our environmental and socio-economic systems, and having positive ... READ MORE