Dr. Pratap Devkota
Assistant Professor, Weed Science
The weed science research (60%) and extension (40%) program at WFREC, UF/IFAS focuses on developing integrated weed management programs and extending these knowledges to agricultural clientele in Florida. The program emphasizes in addressing current and emerging weed management issues for field (cotton, peanut, corn, soybean, wheat), forage, and emerging crops (e.g., specialty and bioenergy). The overall goal of this program is to develop and extend knowledge on economically feasible and environmentally sound weed management strategies for sustainable row crop production in Florida.