Media specialist Laura Bernheim in her office

Calling all shutterbugs!

Enter the third-annual PIE Center photo contest for the chance to win a $100 gift card to Amazon. We want you to capture a moment, landscape, product or service that represents the agricultural systems and ecosystems in which they live or work.

What do Floridians think about Florida's food?

Two contentious food issues come head-to-head in this public opinion survey. Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, have led to genetically modified food and greater control over a food’s genetic structure. Food safety practices avoid foodborne illnesses. These issues are important to the sustainability of the agricultural industry, human well-being and the future of food.

The Slice on social media

Media Specialist Laura Bernheim shares her secrets to success in social media. The Slice serves up bite-size portions of our training tools and aims to provide practical tips, guidelines and suggestions that can be immediately put to work.

UF Critical Thinking Inventory

The UF Critical Thinking Inventory measures critical thinking style on a continuum that ranges between engaging and seeking information. By understanding how different people think critically about an issue, you can put your team members in a position to succeed by grouping people together in the most effective way.

Next Easy as PIE webinar

February 4—Hot topic webinar—The Cuban Factor: Agricultural trade with Cuba

Did you know that U.S. farmers, ranchers and agribusiness firms have exported more than $5 billion worth of food and agricultural goods to Cuba since 2000?  Did you hear about the agriculture coalition that has formed to lobby Congress to lift the embargo?  What are the...
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