New EDIS Postharvest Horticulture Publication
The first revision of the Handling Florida Vegetable Series, “Round and Roma Tomato Types” was just released by EDIS (http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/VH079). This completely new bulletin was written by Steve Sargent, Jeff Brecht and Teresa Olczyk and features the latest information from our studies with these tomato types, describing in detail handling procedures from harvest through shipping to ensure the highest quality. Important topics covered include: varieties, harvest maturity, dump tank management, grading, gas room management, temperature management, and shipping
Direct link to BMP in Florida Vegetables & Agronomic Crops
Call for Abstracts for the 2006 Joint Meeting of the Florida State Horticultural Society and the Soil and Crop Science Society of Florida
Link to Florida State Parks news story; "UF experts demostrate vegetable and citrus cultivation at the Rawlings Garden and Grove."