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COVID-19 response: Farm and food-safety questions answered by UF/IFAS scientists

With many things uncertain during the COVID-19 crisis, farmers and consumers are searching for answers about food safety. To provide the correct data, we asked three experts with the UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) to...
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UF/IFAS Spotlights: Anne Booth, Florida’s first female appellate judge

Anne Cawthon Booth (1934-present) Born in Gainesville in 1934, Anne Cawthon Booth is a third-generation University of Florida alumna. She is best known as Florida’s first female appellate judge and first female Chief Judge, blazing a trail...
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COVID-19 and food safety: Fact and fiction for food production

By Ruth Borger LAKE ALFRED, Fla. --- Consumers are being bombarded with tips for what to do with their groceries during the coronavirus crisis.  Leave them in the garage for three days? Wash the produce with soapy water? Wipe...
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