Location: Invasive Plant Research Laboratory
Project Number: 6032-22000-012-51-A
Project Type: Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Jan 1, 2019
End Date: Aug 30, 2019
The University of Florida (Cooperator) and the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) desire to enter into this agreement for the purpose of supporting research to be carried out at ARS and Cooperator facilities. ARS desires the Cooperator to provide goods and services necessary to carry out research of mutual interest within the University of Florida location at Ft Pierce, Florida.
The Division of Plant Industry location at Gainesville, Florida, is engaged in research including Pseudophilothrips and Calophya field evaluation studies for biological control of Brazilian pepper. Under the authority of 7 USC 3319a, ARS desires to acquire goods and personnel services from the Cooperator to further agricultural research supporting the independent interests of both parties. This agreement serves as an order of services to be funded on an annual basis.