Weed Science Program

Dr. Ramdas Kanissery - University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

The Weed Science Program focus on the weed control and herbicide use associated with citrus and vegetable production in South Florida. 

The Program provides leadership in research and extension in weed management in vegetable and citrus, which includes: herbicide residue analysis, phytotoxicity diagnosis, herbiside bio-assays, best management practices for weed control, and enviromental stewardship.

Program Faculty


Program Staff

Ramdas Kanissery Assistant Professor
Robert Riefer Biological Scientist I
Biwek Gairhe Graduate Assistant
Camille McAvoy OPS