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Vacancy Announcement upcoming for PPQ Plant Health Safeguarding Specialists in South Florida

08/10/2016

a vacancy announcement that will be released soon for positions with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine (USDA APHIS PPQ) in Florida. USDA APHIS PPQ FL will be advertising to fill a combined eight PPQ Plant Health Safeguarding Specialists (PHSS)/ PPQ Officer positions in Miami or Fort Lauderdale. Other opportunities are also currently available, including Plant Protection Technician positions at various locations in Florida.

Agroecology at FIU-DC

07/15/2016

Dr. Jay recently visited FIU-DC in Washington, DC and met with Congressmen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq6eXU1G8jo

Agroecology Program wins the President's Excellence Award

03/07/2016

Presented to a full-time employee, or group of employees, who supported institutional, strategic and operational excellence by restructuring processes to improve efficiency, productivity and quality; and/or implementing critical programs; receiving recognition from peers in the academic community for excellence in research, scholastic or creative

Upcoming Events

Beekeeping Workshop

03/04/2017 09:00 AM

Saturdays 9a.m. - 12noon The workshop offers you the opportunity for hands-on learning by allowing you to work with a beehive each class while learning to identify diseases, practice pest control, collect honey and learn how to sell hive products. It will also review the necessary permits needed to start a backyard beekeeping operation and the process of installing a beehive

Contact Us

Agroecology Program
Department of Earth and Environment

11200 SW 8th Street, ECS 157
Miami, Florida 33199
(305) 348-0186

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