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

  • Sneak Peek: October VSCNews Magazine
    The October issue of VSCNews magazine touches on a variety of topics, including post-harvest protection, dormancy induction in blueberries and a strawberry spotlight. The Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) was created in order to promote free and fair trade of U.S. agricultural commodities. Travis Hubbs, chief of the Investigative Enforcement Branch in the PACA Division […]
  • ‘A Big Leap in the Insect-Monitoring World’
    All insect management usually begins with some sort of monitoring technique. Traditionally, growers have used sticky wing traps or bucket traps. But, according to Ayanava Majumdar, entomologist with the Alabama Cooperative Extension system, there are insect-monitoring technologies that could be helpful to growers. Majumdar says that there are two automated insect traps on the market […]
  • FTE: New Suspension Agreement Is Step in Right Direction
    Washington, D.C. (FTE-September 19, 2019) — The Florida Tomato Exchange (FTE) welcomes the signing by the U.S. Department of Commerce and Mexican tomato exporters of a new agreement suspending the antidumping investigation of fresh tomatoes from Mexico. The new suspension agreement includes strong monitoring, enforcement and anti-circumvention provisions, including border inspections, that should help eliminate […]

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