Yuma agriculture lab helps prevent COVID-19 outbreaks, now expanding to other targets

Thursday, September 15, 2022
The Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture (YCEDA) helped prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in Yuma County using wastewater-based epidemiology. Now the testing will be expanded to other targets supporting One Health research. Since the lab's inception, its funding has grown to over $3.5 million, according to YCEDA.