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Tag: Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Graduating Student Spotlight: Tasnim Mitu

Today’s graduating student spotlight is Tasnim Mitu! Tasnim is graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Biological Engineering. While studying in the ABE department, Tasnim was able to find her passion for packaging engineering. Read more about Tasnim’s… Read More

Graduating Student Spotlight: Benjamin Gelber

Today’s graduating student spotlight is Benjamin Gelber! Benjamin is a graduating with his Master of Science degree is currently applying and interviewing for jobs. Before earning his master’s degree, Benjamin also earned his bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Operations… Read More

UF agricultural and biological engineering graduate program ranks among top 10 by U.S. News & World Report

The University of Florida’s agricultural and biological engineering graduate program remains in the Top 10 nationwide, according to the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings that came out March 17. The program ranked No…. Read More

UF agricultural and biological engineering graduate program ranks among top 10 by U.S. News & World Report

The University of Florida’s agricultural and biological engineering graduate program remains in the Top 10 nationwide, according to the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings that came out March 17. The program ranked No…. Read More

EDIS Spotlight: Applications of Artificial Intelligence for Precision Agriculture

Technology advances have enabled the development and implementation of remote sensing technologies for plant, weed, pest, and disease identification and management. This provides an opportunity to develop intelligent agricultural systems for precision applications using artificial intelligence and machine… Read More

Women at the helm inspire the next generation of agricultural and biological engineers

Despite a more visible push over the past several years to encourage girls and women to pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields, one area continues to see a higher number of men earning degrees:… Read More

ABE Internships: Ag-Pro Companies

Agricultural Operations Management student Carson Ostrum spent over a month shadowing and learning from the Ag-Pro sales team,  the service and parts department, and a store General Manager. Learn more about Carson’s internship in his Q&A below: What… Read More

ABE Internships: Kymanox

During her internship, Biological Engineering student Ayla Sage served as an Engineering Project Specialist at Kymanox. Kymanox is a premiere technical product and project management company providing clients in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Device, and Combination Product… Read More

ABE Internships: Walther Farms

Agricultural Operations Management student Kip Jedlicka worked as an assistant field manager during his internship with Walther Farms. This role involved three different aspects of potato production including lab duties, line and field duties, and agronomy duties. Learn… Read More

Blueberry growers can use updated, UF/IFAS web-based tool to fight fungus

Instead of spraying every two or three weeks, Florida blueberry growers can use an updated web-based tool to fight anthracnose fruit rot (AFR) with more precision, thanks to work by UF/IFAS experts. Blueberries grow throughout much of Florida… Read More