Education

FPAA Inaugural Expo

FPAA concludes inaugural expo

The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) has concluded its inaugural expo called Southwest International Produce Expo (SWIPE). The event was held at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tuscon, Arizona and attracted more than... more »

ZAG Technical Services hosts educational sessions on cybersecurity

ZAG Technical Services (ZAG), an IT consulting firm, managed services and IT security provider in the Ag industry, will host two educational sessions on cybersecurity at the International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) Fresh Summit. The... more »

University of Florida Climate Management Course

University of Florida launches climate management course

A new climate management online course — starting Oct. 16 — has been added to the Greenhouse Online Training series from The University of Florida IFAS Extension (UF). Climate Management will take your environmental control... more »

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Dr. Bugs: How does growing medium affect nematodes?

Question Can you please provide information on how the growing medium can affect Steinernema feltiae? Answer Steinernema feltiae is an entomopathogenic nematode used in greenhouse production systems to manage fungus gnat, Bradysia spp., larval populations... more »

HRI’s webinar focuses on Ambrosia Beetle management

The Horticultural Research Institute's (HRI) October tHRIve webinar will focus on Ambrosia Beetle management. Research shows that there are effective production strategies to protect trees from these wood-boring pests. HRI will host a webinar, Wood-Boring... more »

Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo November 2023

Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo features educational sessions in Spanish

Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo will feature educational sessions offered in Spanish on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2023. La Conferencia y Exposición de Invernaderos del Nordeste / Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo contará con sesiones educativas ofrecidas en español el miércoles... more »

University of Florida IFAS Extension offers online greenhouse training

The University of Florida IFAS Extension offers an online educational opportunity where growers can improve the prevention and management of disease in nurseries and greenhouses by registering for an award-winning Greenhouse Online Training program, Disease... more »

Jennifer Neujahr

Horticultural Research Institute Leadership Academy selects Jennifer Neujahr to participate in its program

Jennifer Neujahr, senior director of horticulture business development for Profile Products, has been selected to participate in the Horticultural Research Institute Leadership Academy, presented by AmericanHort and the Horticultural Research Institute. The academy is a one-year program... more »