Don't Miss The 2019 Florida Ag Expo!

The Florida Ag Expo will be held on November 21, 2019 at the University of Florida's Gulf Coast Research and Education Center(GCREC). This year's event will be one you don't want to miss, so come out for a day of networking, education and a chance to see first hand all of the great work being done at the GCREC!

What's Happening at the GCREC?

Florida Ag Expo Updates

RSS Vegetable & Specialty Crop News

  • New Proposal Makes H-2A More User Friendly
    The H-2A program is set to be revamped. President Trump recently announced that the Department of Labor (DOL) will start the modernization process for the H-2A guest worker program. The DOL published a formal rule change, stating “it should streamline and simplify the H-2A application process, strengthen protections for U.S. and foreign workers, and ease unnecessary burdens […]
  • Facts of the Flow: Lake Okeechobee, 2019 Year-to-Date
    Here is the latest update on inflows into Lake Okeechobee for the calendar year to date. This data is provided by SFWMD’s DBHYDRO database. There has been no back-pumping into Lake Okeechobee from the Everglades Agricultural Area this year. The post Facts of the Flow: Lake Okeechobee, 2019 Year-to-Date appeared first on VSC NEWS.
  • Hemp Pesticides Get Approved in South Carolina
    By Karla Arboleda Hemp growers in South Carolina received a list of pesticides permitted for use on their crops. Earlier this month, the Department of Pesticide Regulation approved a list of pesticides from section 25(b) under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act administered through the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Steve Cole, director for regulatory […]