Brown Dog Ticks can drive homeowners and their canines to extreme measures. But new research from UF/IFAS scientists can help alleviate the problem.
19-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT
The Rugose spiraling whitefly leaves a sticky white mess on everything from cars to homes and golf courses and trees. But a wasp the size of a pin head can control it, say UF/IFAS scientists.
14-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Rafael Munoz-Carpena and Eric McLamore are being honored by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Munoz-Carpena was also elected to an advisory panel to the government of Spain.
13-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT
There's been plenty of negative publicity about Gulf seafood since the 2010 oil spill. But the University of Florida's George Baker is here to say that not only is the seafood safe, he aims to help keep it that way.
12-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Researchers led by Luke Flory found that prescribed fires in areas invaded by stiltgrass were much more intense – with taller flames and much hotter fires – often reaching more than 500 degrees Fahrenheit. Those more intense fires killed tree...
11-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Silver nanoparticles produced with an extract of wormwood can stop several strains of the fungus phytophthora dead in its tracks.
5-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Monica Wilson, the new Florida Sea Grant Gulf oil spill specialist, works with colleagues in several states to bring the latest science data to fishermen, businesses, tourism officials and more.
1-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Live a healthier lifestyle and control your risk of getting cancer by going online to a new course designed by a UF/IFAS nutrition professor.
1-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Not every tick carries the lyme disease pathogen, says UF/IFAS Veterinary Entomologist Phil Kaufman, debunking one myth. Still, Floridians and others can contract tick-borne diseases, and he offers advice on dealing with them.
18-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Only one in six people successfully stay with a diet and exercise regimen that leads to better health. But because it's American Heart Month, a UF/IFAS expert offers tips on how to eat and exercise for the long term.
6-Feb-2015 9:00 AM EST
26-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST
Professor William Messina with the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is an expert on Cuba's economy.
17-Dec-2014 2:00 PM EST
UF/IFAS Entomologist Dr. Lisa Taylor explains why these fascinating creatures are good to have around.
4-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST
8-Sep-2014 7:00 AM EDT
A fun family vacation does not have to break the bank - University of Florida/IFAS Financial Expert Dr. Micheal Gutter explains how to have fun in the sun without going in the red.
23-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
What is a deductible? How about a co-payment? UF/IFAS Financial Expert Dr. Micheal Gutter explains these terms and more.
5-Jun-2014 9:45 AM EDT