American Floral Endowment

Submit research proposals for the 2024-25 funding cycle now

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) is now accepting new research proposal applications for the 2024-2025 funding cycle. The application deadline is ... more »

2023 Paul Thomas Floriculture Production Intern of the Year Awards

Each year through the Vic & Margaret Ball Internship Program, the American Floral Endowment (AFE) has the opportunity to match future horticultu... more »

New AFE webinar on fertilizer options for greenhouse growers

On April 18, Josh Henry Ph.D., will provide an overview of different fertilizers on the market, information on nutritional monitoring, and best practi... more »

AFE is accepting applications for 2023 educational grants

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) is now accepting applications for their 2023-2024 educational grants. The deadline for submission is June 1, 202... more »

Management — Research, education and employer resources

It’s already April, which means that production is in full swing again. With customers bustling to make their purchases for spring plantings, and Mo... more »

Introducing AFE’s Friends of Floral program

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) has launched a new campaign promoting the Friends of Floral, a dedicated group of philanthropists that give m... more »

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.