Tag: Jimmy Cheek

UF Releases New Bahiagrass Cultivar with Celebration Honoring Forage Pioneer Edwin Hall Finlayson, Longtime Agriculture Supporter Rep. Allen Boyd

By: Tom Nordlie – (352) 273-3567 Sources: Ann Blount – paspalum@ufl.edu, (850) 482-9849 Allen Boyd, via Melanie Morris – melanie.morris@mail.house.gov (202) 225-5235 Jimmy Cheek – jgcheek@ufl.edu, (352) 392-1971 Mike Massey – mikem@raganandmassey.com, (800) 264-5281 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla.—Southeastern… Read More

UF/IFAS Ethanol Pilot Plant Dedication (stand alone photo – no story available)

View Photo In this photo released from the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, microbiologist Lonnie Ingram (foreground) explains ethanol production to (left to right) U.S. Rep. Cliff Stearns, UF Senior Vice President for Agriculture… Read More

Marion County Farm Bureau Establishes Endowment with UF to Support Local Ag Students

View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Everyone knows farmers grow food, and now one farming organization is helping the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences grow the next generation of agricultural professionals. The Marion County Farm… Read More