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Mid-Florida Research & Education Center

Mid-Florida Research & Education Center

MREC in the News

Recently, the Mid-Florida Research and Education Center has been making waves with our ground-breaking research. Below are links to the latest videos and articles highlighting MREC:

Kjelgren describes hemp research to a field day attendee

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Apopka, FL 32703-8504

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Let’s Talk About Ag BMPs: Irrigation Best Management Practices

In this session of the “Let’s Talk About Ag BMPs” series, we met with Dr. Vivek Sharma from the University of Florida Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department to discuss Irrigation Best Management  Practices. We...

What is Hard Water?

Hard water is a result of dissolved minerals Calcium, Magnesium, and Manganese. Hard water is a very common problem, affecting water in more than 85% of the country (Water Quality Association). The term "hardness" is applied to the soap...

Tips and Techniques for Watering Your Florida Lawn

When it comes to watering our lawns, many homeowners just set out the sprinkler system, turn it on and let it run for a while, assuming our lawns are getting enough water. The reality is many may be underwatering or overwatering their grass. It...