Project: UF IFAS Bee Unit Facility
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Owner: UF IFAS
Construction Cost: $2.8M
Project Size: 7,800 SF
Completion: August 2018

This complex is the premier honey bee research facility in the United States. This new laboratory and teaching complex provides a single campus where tomorrow’s beekeepers and the next generation of bee scientists and educators are trained. The reach of the extension and teaching complex serves not only beekeepers, but also farmers, students, and politicians both nationally and internationally. The construction of this state-of-the-art bee research and instructional laboratory was critical to the future success of the beekeeping industry and the sustainability our global food supply.