Tag: Lonnie Ingram

UF researchers improve process to create renewable chemicals from plants

Click here for high resolution photo. Caption at bottom. Related video. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Crops aren’t just for food, fiber and fuel. Researchers at the University of Florida are making new industrial applications possible for them as well…. Read More

UF distinguished professor named Florida Academy of Sciences’ 2013 medalist

Click here for high resolution version. Caption at bottom. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Lonnie Ingram, a distinguished professor in the University of Florida’s microbiology and cell science department, has been named the 2013 Medalist by the Florida Academy of… Read More

UF, Buckeye dedicate ethanol production facility in Perry

Caption at bottom. Click here for high-resolution image. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Many building dedications feature a ribbon-cutting; this one included a front-end loader ceremoniously dumping a scoopful of pulverized sugarcane stalks. It was an appropriate way to mark… Read More

UF/IFAS, Buckeye break ground for biorefinery pilot plant in Perry, Fla.

Click here for full image. Caption at end of story. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In 2002, the U.S. Department of Energy set a goal that, by 2030, a third of the nation’s reliance on fossil fuels would be replaced… Read More

Scientists lauded in second annual Florida Agricultural Experiment Station ceremony

  Caption at bottom. Click here for high resolution image. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida horticultural sciences researcher Paul Lyrene struggled as he worked to keep a grasp on five plaques given to him to mark five… Read More