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XinZhao  Meet Xin Zhao, an associate professor in the Horticultural Sciences Department at the University of Florida. Dr. Zhao received her Ph.D. in Horticulture from Kansas State University in 2006. The emphasis in her research program is placed on applied and fundamental studies of crop nutrition and physiology, plant health, and food quality in organic and other integrated vegetable production systems. Her research on tomato and cucurbit grafting focuses on optimizing grafted vegetable production towards improved nutrient and water use efficiency, crop productivity and fruit quality, enhanced crop resilience to biotic and abiotic stress, and increased economic viability.



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