• CAFS planting a tree on Earth Day at Blanche Ely High School. 
  • CAFS students at the Manrrs 2016 conference in Jacksonville, FL. 
  • FAMU BASE students - Virginia Tech University - April 2016. 
  • Ag-Discovery gearing up for another year! 
  • Fall 2015 Graduate! 
  • Famu Research & Extension Center in Quincy
  • Coming in August 2016
  •  Experience CAFS!
  • Coming in August 2016 

Fruit and Vegetable IPM Program

The unit focuses on research and introduction variety trials of fruit and vegetable crops for commercial and home garden use. The program evaluates cultivar adaptability and production practices including IPM under North Florida environmental conditions. Some of the crops in the program are blueberries, nectarine, peach, plum, apple, pear, oriental persimmon, Chinese chestnut, citrus, fig and seasonal vegetables.

 

RESEARCH TEAM

Mr. Gohar Umar - Research Associate gohar.umar@famu.edu
Mr. Jose Jeminez - Field Assistant