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CARET Delegates and Appointing Institutions

CARET delegates are appointed by the administrative head(s) of agriculture at their respective institutions (in italics), and the year of their original appointment is noted after their name.


Jorge Abreu
University of Florida
Executive Director
Dade County Farm Bureau
Billie L. Dean
Florida A&M University
Fred J. Gainous
Florida A&M University
Corncob's Coastal Bermuda Hay
Jim Handley
University of Florida
Executive Vice President
Florida Cattlemen's Association
Madeline E. 
(1998 & 2009)
University of Florida
Founder and Chief Executive

Glades Crop Care, Inc.

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Featured Project & Initiative


Three university of idaho students doing field research in a meadow
Agriculture, Human Sciences & Natural Resources
APLU's Board on Natural Resources and Board on Oceans, Atmosphere, and Climate authored the Science, Education, and Outreach Roadmap for Natural Resources to provide guidance for policy makers in strategic planning and investment.

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Student testing chemicals in a lab
Agriculture, Human Sciences & Natural Resources
APLU and the AAVMC created a Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance in Production Agriculture to help advise the federal government on a research agenda and publicly disseminate information on the use of antibiotics in production agriculture.