40 Under 40, Class of 2023

Marcio Resende


University of Florida

Job Title

Assistant Professor


Marcio Resende is an assistant professor at the Horticultural Sciences Department of the University of Florida. Dr. Resende leads an applied breeding program in sweet corn and is co-leading a collaborative effort to establish and develop a potato breeding program at UF. His research program combines theoretical and applied genomic research to breed and develop elite sweet corn and potato germplasm adapted to Florida and the Southeastern U.S.

Current Issue

Cover image of Fruit Growers News (FGN) June 2024 issue.

Modern solar and storage technology can help apple packers stand out

Labor report: Fruit and vegetable growers voice concerns in 2024 labor survey

Tenerelli Orchards exits wholesale, focuses on farmers markets, u-pick

Protecting water supplies through vineyard groundwater recharge

Fresh Views: Pollinator habitats

Farm Market & Agritourism

Ag Labor Review

see all current issue »

Be sure to check out our other specialty agriculture brands

produceprocessingsm Organic Grower