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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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Banker plants effective for managing thrips on roses

Chilli thrips are a nuisance to rose growers, as their feeding causes foliar and flower damage. For the first time, UF/IFAS researchers investigated the utility of a...
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MREC Graduate Student Yuvraj Khamare Visits Michigan Nurseries for Proven Winner Scholarship

UF/IFAS Mid-Florida Research and Education Center (MREC) environmental horticulture doctoral student Yuvraj Khamare was recently awarded the 2021-2022 Spring Meadow – Proven Winners Scholarship by the Horticulture Research Institute. As part...
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Filing For Nursery Crop Insurance Tips

For members of the greenhouse & nursery production industry reeling from Hurricane Ian and in the process of cleaning up your businesses here are a couple tips when it comes to crop insurance. Do not remove or destroy any damaged plants...
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