• The EREC ... Home in the Glades

  • Sweet corn bred here in 1978 revolutionized the industry; keeping it sweet and extending the shelf life

  • Graduate student examining leaves for Sugar Cane Yellow Leaf Virus

  • Sugarcane is grown on over 400,000 acres in south Florida

  • Tours provide a perfect way to educate visitors about the importance of agriculture

Research

Extension

Teaching

Highlights

Dr. Sandoya making crosses in lettuce plants

2018 Early Career Scientist Seed Grant

Dr. German Sandoya received the 2018 Early Career Scientist Seed Grant for: Identifying lettuce cultivars with low input of phosphorus at high soil ph

2017 5ASA Early Career Professional Award

2017 ASA Early Career Professional Award

Dr. Jessica Davis, ASA President, presented Dr. Hardev Sandhu with the 2017 ASA Early Career Award for his innovative sugarcane research

Outstanding Weed Scientist Award

The Florida Weed Science Society "Outstanding Weed Scientist Award" was presented to Dr. Calvin Odero at the society's annual meeting in Haines City, on March 5.

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