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Category: UF/IFAS Research

UF Study Suggests Spiders, Scorpions, Ticks, Mites Far Older Than Fossil Record Indicates

By: Tom Nordlie – (352) 273-3567 Sources: Marjorie Hoy –, (352) 392-1901 x153 Ayyamperumal Jeyaprakash –, (352) 392-1901 x170 Hans Klompen – View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Halloween is the only holiday when spiders and… Read More

Grants to Help UF Experts Build Carbon Sciences and Climate-Response Programs for Ag, Natural Resources Industries

By: Tom Nordlie – (352) 273-3567 Sources: Jim Jones –, (352) 392-1864 x289 Tim Martin –, (352) 846-0866 Mark McLellan –, (352) 392-1784 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two new grants will enable University of… Read More

Of maggots and murder – UF researcher says sleuths need new way to estimate time of death

By: Tom Nordlie (352) 392-0400 Source(s): Susan Gruner, 352-514-5006 Dan Slone, 352-264-3551 Jeffery Tomberlin, 979-845-9718 James Cooney III, 704-331-4980 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Blow fly maggots are one of the best tools forensic… Read More