These are the UF faculty members who are involved in various aspects of tea research. Click on any team member’s photo to go to that faculty member’s own page.
PI on FDACS and USDA-SARE grants, working on potential disease problems in tea production.
Co-PI on FDACS and USDA-SARE grants, working on tea physiology and heat stress.
Co-PI on USDA-SARE grant, student project team leader, working on nitrogen and water-use efficiency.
Co-PI on USDA-SARE grant, working on soil microbial ecology and nutrient cycling.
Projects: tea varietal testing, heat stress, polyphenols, anthracnose resistance
Project: Insect surveys on tea and yaupon holly
Project: tea endophyte identification and pathogen inhibition
Project: tea tissue culture propagation
Project: tea endophyte identification