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Southwest Florida Research & Education Center

Southwest Florida Research & Education Center


The soil microbiology program focus on examining the interactions between soil microbial communities and plant health and productivity in both citrus and vegetable crops. The goal is to provide growers with new information and methods for managing and improving crop production and soil health using soil microbiology.



UF / IFAS SWFREC - Immokalee 
2685 SR 29 N | Immokalee, FL 34142
Tel:(239) 658-3468
Fax:(239) 658-3403

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Soil Microbiology, UF/IFAS Southwest Research & Education Center, Immokalee, FL

UF/IFAS scientists address food security in the Caribbean

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