Tag: Mark McLellan

UF releases first citrus cultivar; Sugar Belle packs a tasty punch

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sugar Belle — a bold mandarin orange hybrid that ripens in time for the winter holiday market — will be the first University of Florida-created citrus variety intended for commercial production. The mandarin hybrid-a mix… 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

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 – jimj@ufl.edu, (352) 392-1864 x289 Tim Martin – tamartin@ufl.edu, (352) 846-0866 Mark McLellan – mrm1@ufl.edu, (352) 392-1784 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two new grants will enable University of… Read More