Cream of the Crop

#0034 - Dr. Kevin Folta, PhD

December 17, 2020 Highland Ag Solutions Season 3 Episode 34
Cream of the Crop
#0034 - Dr. Kevin Folta, PhD
Chapters
Cream of the Crop
#0034 - Dr. Kevin Folta, PhD
Dec 17, 2020 Season 3 Episode 34
Highland Ag Solutions

Dr. Kevin M. Folta has a background in both biology and communications. He has studied biology and agricultural biotechnology for over thirty years, working exclusively in public academic institutions. His group is known for using innovative genomics approaches to identify genes associated with fruit quality, especially flavors and aromas. He has been a professor at the University of Florida since 2002, serving as Chairman from 2012-2018. His laboratory has hosted over 100 undergraduate researchers, dozens of international scholars, and trained many postdocs.

Show Notes

Dr. Kevin M. Folta has a background in both biology and communications. He has studied biology and agricultural biotechnology for over thirty years, working exclusively in public academic institutions. His group is known for using innovative genomics approaches to identify genes associated with fruit quality, especially flavors and aromas. He has been a professor at the University of Florida since 2002, serving as Chairman from 2012-2018. His laboratory has hosted over 100 undergraduate researchers, dozens of international scholars, and trained many postdocs.