Category Archives: University of Florida

Florida Researchers Working to Create New Tangerine Varieties

Researchers at the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences have taken another giant step down the road to creating new varieties of Florida tangerines. Florida citrus researchers have been working to unlock the genetic codes that give … Continue reading

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Mini 'crop copter' could be godsend for citrus growers, farmers, says UF professor

  By Martin E. Comas, ORLANDO SENTINEL 6:15 p.m. EDT, July 24, 2011 LAKE ALFRED — The small black-and-white device with rotating blades at the end of six arms looks like an alien spaceship from a science-fiction movie. But this … Continue reading

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