Florida Ag Expo 2020 Update


Florida Ag Expo Update Florida Ag Expo, an annual trade show with educational seminars for vegetable and specialty crop growers, has decided to forego its 2020 event. Read more.

Thank You For a Great Florida Ag Expo!


The 2019 Florida Ag Expo broke all previous attendance records as growers filled the trade show and seminar hall with enthusiasm about hemp and other hot topics for Florida agriculture. AgNet Media would like to thank the growers, exhibitors, industry members, and sponsors who made this year's show possible. Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2020 Florida Ag Expo date. We look forward to seeing you next year!
  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Glen Treadwell of Treadwell Farms won a gun safe that Everglades Equipment Group contributed as a prize in a drawing for preregistered growers. His daughter, Jamie, accepted the prize for him.

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

  • Florida Ag Expo 2019 held at the at Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (GCREC)

Florida Ag Expo Updates


What's Happening at the GCREC?

RSS Vegetable & Specialty Crop News

  • Insecticide Resistance a Concern Against Diamondback Moths
    By Clint Thompson Diamondback moths are a problem for Georgia vegetable producers. According to Ty Torrance, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Vegetable Agent for Colquitt, Tift and Worth Counties, the main concern is insecticide resistance. “I have periodically been taking samples, getting Stormy (Sparks) to come out and take samples of caterpillars. He’ll run a […]
  • Year Two for Florida Hemp
    By Clint Thompson One year into commercial production, hemp continues to flourish in popularity in Florida. According to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS), there are 895 licenses issued, equating to 1,086 locations and 22,755 permitted acres in 65 of Florida’s 67 counties. In April, 109 licenses were added, and more is […]
  • Florida Farmer: Consumer, Ultimately, Will Have to Pay for This
    Freight costs have doubled. Input prices have risen. These increased expenses will have a snowball effect, believes Florida watermelon farmer Laura Land. Land said the pallet shortage is a serious shortage and a serious problem, especially as she prepares for the upcoming harvest for her North Florida watermelons. She still doesn’t have enough pallets to […]

Thank you sponsors!

Grower
Party
Adama

Grower
Party
BASF

Grower
Party
SQM

Grower
Party
Bright Health

Grower
Party
Redox


Seminar Session Rivulis


Refreshments Valent

Breakfast Farm Credit


Coffee
Haifa