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Matthew VanWeelden
Matthew VanWeelden, Ph.D.
Matthew VanWeelden
Extension Agent II

Dr. Matthew VanWeelden serves as the agronomic crops extension faculty member for UF/IFAS Extension and Palm Beach County, with specializations in sugarcane, rice, and sod production. Matthew provides educational workshops and field days to address growers' needs in the Everglades Agricultural Area, in addition to conducting applied research to improve strategies for managing arthropod pests, diseases, and weeds in row crops.

Areas of Expertise
  • Email: mvanweel1@ufl.edu
  • Phone: (561) 993-1579
  • Address: 3200 E PALM BEACH RD
    Belle Glade, Florida 33430

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