It won’t be long before your plane ticket will come with a side of potatoes – sweet potatoes. That’s one of the biofuel sources being explored at the Treasure Coast Research Park, right in our own backyard in Fort […]
It was a bittersweet day at the Treasure Coast Research Park last week as the Marine & Oceanographic Society (MOA) students did their final field research day for the 2014/15 academic year. The students, a diverse and talented group of […]
Long known as a Thanksgiving dinner staple, the humble sweet potato might hold some surprising and practically magical powers. Nationally renowned research scientist, Dr. Brian Bowman, has been exploring research and extension activities and investigating the efficacy of harvesting sweet […]
FORT PIERCE — The seven-acre lake on the site of the Treasure Coast Research Park was recently taken over by a band of APES. These APES, Advanced Placement Environmental Studies students, were exploring the […]
Two college seniors from the University of Florida at Gainesville recently completed a yearlong competition to create a sustainable, environmentally and fiscally responsible design for water management in agriculture. Vying for a cash prize, agricultural engineering majors Jose Rafael Guarin […]
The Science Social, a gathering of the greatest minds and coolest researchers in the area was held at TCERDA recently, and it was not just a great chance to network and meet – it was a resounding success. The Science […]
It happens every April, and it’s one of our favorite days of the year. The USDA/US Horticultural Research Laboratory Annual Open House is scheduled for Wednesday, April 2nd, and you should mark it on your calendar in pen right now!