Research

Teaching

Extension

Program Areas

Soil and Water Science

Soil and water science is vital for environmental protection

Citrus Horticulture

Serving growers in the world's renowned citrus production region

Plant Pathology

Providing crop protection research for the region's agricultural crops

Entomology Biological Control

Invasive insects are controlled with natural enemies

Aquaculture

Aquaculture program for local industry

Postharvest Technology

Postharvest technology research is conducted in the Postharvest Facility

Highlights

NEWLY APPOINTED UF/IFAS EXTENSION AGENT WITH EXPERIENCE IN DISEASE TOLERANT CITRUS SERVES INDIAN RIVER DISTRICT

A horticultural research scientist with experience in the development of disease-free citrus rootstock and disease tolerant citrus

Root Biology Science Grant

Even though almost all of Florida’s citrus trees are now affected by citrus greening, a disease that has compromised the state’s most

Fulbright Scholar

Philippines Fulbright Scholar Finds Lady Bugs Will Control Florida Red Scale Pest Insects  A Fulbright Scholar from the Philippines has

In Memory of Dr. David Calvert, IRREC’s Second Director

David Calvert, a resourceful soil scientist, who was regaled as the Indian River District’s lead citrus production scientist and

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