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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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New medicinal plants course addresses industry needs

Emerging industries require a skilled workforce to function. Sometimes, the industry begins to boom before employers can hire a sufficient number of skilled employees. That was the case for many employers in the medicinal plant industry, which...
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Benefits of Eating Local Foods

Demand for locally grown food soared during the pandemic, and this trend appears to be holding true for consumers. Concerns about sustainability and a demand for more familiar ingredients have put locally grown products in the spotlight...
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WATER WEDNESDAY RECAP – HOW CAN I BE A GOOD STORMWATER NEIGHBOR?

Florida is known as the Sunshine State. In fact, it rains a lot here. The annual rainfall amounts range from 40 to 60 inches depending on the location (...
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