Thursday, March 20, 2014

Seats are Available for the Soil Microbiology Short Course: Applications and Analyses of Mycorrhizal Associations- July 7-9, 2014


July 7-9, 2014 | Gainesville, FL 

 McCarty Hall B | Room 3108 | University of Florida

Seats are still available!  Reserve your spot today.


Registration Information   

Enrollment in this course is limited to the first 15 participants, and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

All figures are presented in US dollars ($).


Early Reduced Registration (on or before June 2, 2014)


Regular Registration (after June 2, 2014)



What Does the Fee Include?  The registration fee includes one copy of the course manual and daily refreshments. Participants are on their own for all meals. 




Daily Agenda


Monday, July 7, 2014



Welcome and Course Overview


Laboratory : Overview  


Lunch on own




Tuesday, July 8, 2014 





Lunch on own




Wednesday, July 9, 2014





Lunch on own




Discussion and Questions





Revised UF/IFAS Ext logo






The University of Florida's Department of Soil & Water Science invites you to attend the Soil Microbiology: Applications and Analyses of Mycorrhizal Associations training course. Only a limited number of seats are available for this course so please visit our website to register and reserve your spot today!



Sharon Borneman 

Conference Coordinator

Course Overview


This training course is designed for scientists, organic farmers, and others interested in the practical and theoretical aspects of using mycorrhizal fungi to enhance plant growth and nutrient cycling.

Typical fields of interest include studies in plant biology and ecology, soil and plant interactions in agriculture and horticulture, ecosystem carbon flux, and symbiosis research.

Practical laboratory sessions will be supported by lectures and discussions. Technical manuals containing all experimental protocols will be provided to participants.

The course provides 21 hours of training and instruction, and a Certificate of Completion will be provided upon conclusion. Enrollment is limited, so register early to secure a seat in the course.

Who Should Attend?


  • Biologists
  • Microbiologists
  • Ecologists
  • Agricultural Scientists
  • Agricultural engineers
  • Farmers
  • Organic Farmers
  • Foresters
  • Plant Scientists
  • Soil Scientists
  • Horticulturists
  • Landscapers
  • Land Use Planners
  • Environmental Scientists
  • Consultants
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Environmental Engineers
  • Water Scientists
  • Others Seeking Rigorous Training  

in mycorrhizal association 



For Further Information

Training Information:
Dr. Abid Al Agely - Course Organizer
University of Florida/IFAS
Soil and Water Science Department
PO Box 110290
Gainesville, FL 32611-0290
PHONE: (352) 392-1951
FAX: (352) 392-3092

Registration Information

Sharon Borneman, CGMP - Coordinator
University of Florida/IFAS
Office of Conferences & Institutes (OCI)
Building 639 Mowry Road
PO Box 110750
Gainesville, FL 32611-0750
PHONE: (352) 392-5930
FAX: (352) 392-9734



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