Education

SAF sends teachers on a horticultural summer field trip

Thirty high school science teachers from across the U.S. will get an inside look at the horticulture industry this summer when they embark on an immersive field trip to horticultural destinations around Indianapolis, gaining valuable... more »

3.22.2024 AFE scholarship due May 1

Horticulture, floriculture students can apply for AFE scholarships by May 1

Both undergraduate and graduate students studying floriculture and horticulture are encouraged to submit their applications by the May 1 deadline. Applications are now open for 30+ undergraduate and graduate scholarships through our online scholarship platform! Scholarships range from $500 to... more »

Unearth your potential

A new online education series from AmericanHort has launched this year, specifically built for young and emerging horticultural professionals. “Grow Forward: Finding Success Beyond the Plants” is designed to equip young professionals with tools for... more »

UF Root Health Symposium happens in May

Root health and growth have a huge effect on the yield, crop time and losses and profitability of container-grown and hydroponic crops. This symposium will showcase the latest advancements in root zone and controlled environment... more »

Check out AmericanHort’s newest certification

AmericanHort announces its Greenhouse Technician Certification — new for 2024. This is a groundbreaking initiative designed to empower your workforce and elevate the standards of greenhouse operations. What is it? The Greenhouse Technician Certification is... more »

CEA Alliance hosts webinar on energy management

The Controlled Environment Agriculture Alliance (CEA Alliance) will host its first webinar of 2024. “You Can’t Buy Power the Way You Buy Paper! Using Energy as a Competitive Advantage” is a free webinar that will... more »

SW Michigan Horticultural Days set for February

The 2024 Southwest Michigan Horticultural Days will feature sessions on sustainability, soil management, pest and disease management and more. The event will be Feb. 7-8, 2024 at Lake Michigan College’s Mendel Center in Benton Harbor, Michigan. ... more »

Start out 2024 with a Grow Pro webinar

The first six months of the 2024 Grow Pro Webinar calendar are newly released! American Floral Endowment is excited to kick off another great year of monthly webinars featuring cutting-edge research hosted by industry experts... more »