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Category: Agriculture

Welcome FSG H.A.R.V.E.S.T. Intern, Tucker Reynolds!

Tucker is an intern for Grayson Bay Oyster Company, employed by the University of Florida through the Florida Sea Grant “HARVEST” internship program. HARVEST stands for Helping Aquaculture Reap Value and Enhance Student Training. This… Read More

Helping Buyers and Sellers Connect During COVID-19 Disruptions to Florida Food Markets

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions to Florida food markets. Sales of food products to restaurants and schools have fallen drastically. Some farmers markets have closed. Sales through grocery stores spiked upward initially, but… Read More

COVID-19 and UF/IFAS Extension

Updated 03/16/20 As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. Please call your local… Read More

Exclusion Techniques to Manage Greenhouse Insect Pests

Greenhouse Construction

Greenhouse vegetable production can help diversify your farm.  Florida possesses a competitive advantage during winter months, because of much lower heating costs compared to other states and Canada.  A major disadvantage, however, to producing greenhouse… Read More