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UF Entomologist Develops Safe, Effective Alternative To Deet Insect Repellents

Published: Jun 29th, 1999

GAINESVILLE—After 15 years of tests on more than 3,900 compounds, a University of Florida researcher has developed a safe, natural insect repellent that protects people against everything from mosquitoes and ticks to tiny “no-see-ums.”

Health Food Supplement May Have Great Value — For Hogs

Published: Jun 21st, 1999

GAINESVILLE — It’s touted for boosting your energy and helping your immune system.

Aquaculture May Relieve Problem Of Fished-Out Oceans

Published: Jun 17th, 1999

GAINESVILLE — As more people are turning to fish for a health-conscious food staple, aquaculture could stave off the threat of fished-out oceans in the next 40 years, say University of Florida researchers.

UF Study: Near-Extinct Crocs Make Comeback In Popular Biscayne Bay

Published: Jun 14th, 1999

GAINESVILLE — The appearance of the American crocodile in popular Biscayne Bay after 25 years marks the comeback of the reptile from near-extinction in South Florida, says a University of Florida researcher.

UF Researchers: Man-Made Wetlands Can Help Urban Farms Treat Runoff

Published: Jun 2nd, 1999

GAINESVILLE — An environmentally friendly solution to farm runoff could help dairymen survive in an increasingly urban and regulation-filled world, say University of Florida researchers.