Recently Approved IFAS Budget

Josh McGill Citrus, Florida, General

uf-jack-payne-2015Despite this year’s unusual legislative session, there was good news for the future of Florida agriculture. Jack Payne, senior vice president for Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Florida, spoke with us about the Institute of Food and Agricultural Science’s newly approved budget.
Payne said the Institute also received an additional million dollars to fund breakthrough citrus-greening research at the Lake Alfred Citrus Research and Education Center.

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