Dr. Jack Rechcigl
Dr. Jack E. Rechcigl, Center Director and Professor, Soil and Water Science
Jack Rechcigl is Center Director and Professor of the University of Florida Gulf Coast Research and Education Center located in Balm and on the HCC campus in Plant City. Dr. Rechcigl’s research has been on the beneficial uses of organic wastes and industrial by-products as fertilizers for agricultural crops. In particular, his research has focused on evaluating the fertilizer requirements of pasture grasses as well as determining ways to reduce fertilizer runoff in to water ways.