UF/IFAS Research- Featured Discoveries

UF/IFAS Research Natural ResourcesCRAZY ANT > Reported in about 20 counties, the tawny crazy ant, Nylanderia fulva, is a pest that creates havoc through sheer weight of numbers.

UF/IFAS Research- Featured Discoveries

UF/IFAS Research Natural ResourcesBIOFUEL CROPS > Fast growth, drought tolerance and other traits that make a plant attractive as a biofuel feedstock can also make it a potential invasive threat.

UF/IFAS Research- Featured Discoveries

UF/IFAS Research Natural ResourcesHYDRILLA > Once a popular aquarium plant, Hydrilla verticillata is now the state's No. 1 aquatic weed, infesting more than 110,000 acres of surface waters.

UF/IFAS Research- IFAS News

UF/IFAS Research Natural ResourcesCITRUS GREENING > UF/IFAS researchers helped map the genomes of 10 citrus varieties, hoping to find genes resistant to citrus greening, a disease spread by an invasive insect.