Scientific Program Committee

Dr. Fredy Altpeter

Professor
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Bioenergy and Forage Breeding & Genetics
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Ali Babar

Assistant Professor
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Small Grains Breeding & Molecular Genetics
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Ann Blount

Professor
UF/IFAS North Florida REC & Agronomy Department
Forage Breeding and Genetics
Marianna, FL

Dr. Jose Dubeux

Associate Professor
UF/IFAS North Florida REC & Agronomy Department
Forage Management & Extension
Marianna, FL

Dr. Kevin Kenworthy

Professor
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Turfgrass and Forage Breeding and Genetics
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Kenneth H. Quesenberry

Professor Emeritus
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Forage & Turf Breeding
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Esteban Rios

Assistant Professor
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Forage Breeding and Genetics
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Lynn Sollenberger

Professor
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Forage Production and Management
Gainesville, FL

Dr. Joao Vendramini

Associate Professor
UF/IFAS Range Cattle REC & Agronomy Department
Forage Management and Extension
Ona, FL

Dr. Marcelo Wallau

Forage Extension Specialist
UF/IFAS Agronomy Department
Forage Management and Extension
Gainesville, FL


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