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Deadline for 2023 GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Extended to Oct. 21

Every fall for the past 23 years, GPN and Prospiant have been recognizing outstanding college students with the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship. And now we would like to find number 24! The deadline to apply... more »

UF Greenhouse Online Training Courses Begin Soon

Two University of Florida greenhouse training online courses start on Oct. 17, 2022. 1. Weed Management runs from Oct. 17 to Nov. 11, and has been approved for CEUs in the state of Florida. It... more »

HRI Leadership Academy Class Begins This Week

The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI), the AmericanHort Foundation, is excited to announce the members of the inaugural class of the HRI Leadership Academy. The class convenes next week for the first of the five in-person... more »

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Arborjet Awards Taking Root Scholarships

Arborjet has awarded the 2022 Taking Root Scholarships. Now in its ninth consecutive year, the program offers up to $10,000 in scholarships to students who plan to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture,... more »

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UF to Start Disease Management Training Courses Online

Improve your prevention and management of diseases in nurseries and greenhouses by registering for Disease Management, the fourth course of the Greenhouse Online Training courses offered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension. This intermediate... more »

Texas A&M AgriLife Expands Offerings at Nursery/Landscaping Expo

Texas A&M AgriLife offered a variety of booths recently at the Texas Nursery and Landscaping Association’s Nursery/Landscape Expo in San Antonio. Booths for its Department of Horticultural Sciences, Texas Plant Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Plant Pathology... more »

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AFE Awards 8 Scholarships

This year, eight students will pursue a freshly awarded internship opportunity through the American Floral Endowment's Vic & Margaret Ball Intern Scholarship Program and Mosmiller Intern Scholarship Program. “Investing in young professionals ensures they’re well... more »

New York Funds Cannabis Education at Community Colleges

New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced that SUNY and CUNY community colleges will receive $5 million in grants to support the creation or enhancement of short-term credential programs or course offerings that provide pathways to... more »