Florida Watermelon Association- Grower Educational Workshop and CEUs

January 19th, 2018

 

Friday, January 19, 2018
9:30 am – noon
2 Certified Pesticide Applicator CEUs and 2 Certified Crop Advisor CEUs

 

9:30 am- 10:30 am:
Florida Watermelon Pest Management and Nutrient Management Updates


Gene McAvoy, UF/IFAS Hendry County Extension Director and Regional Vegetable Extension Agent,

LaBelle, FL
Bob Hochmuth, UF/IFAS Regional Vegetable Extension Agent, North Florida REC- Suwannee Valley,
Live Oak, FL

 

10:30- 10:50 Break


10:50 am- noon:
Plant Virus Trends in Florida Watermelon Production and Their Management Strategies


Dr. Scott Adkins, Research Plant Pathologist (Virologist), USDA, ARS, USHRL
Fort Pierce, FL

 

Adjourn at noon

Florida Watermelon Association
P.O. Drawer 8
Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.658.1442
Fax: 239.658.1448
Membership Coordinator -

Debbie Alexander

dalexander@flfwa.com

Promotions/Queen Inquiries

Debra Harrison

Phone: 863.633.8306
Email: debra@flfwa.com

For more information, videos, and images click here and check out our Facebook page!

The Florida Watermelon Association is a non-profit organization.

Florida Watermelon Association
P.O. Drawer 8
Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.658.1442
Fax: 239.658.1448

Membership Coordinator 

Debbie Alexander

dalexander@flfwa.com

Promotions/Queen Inquiries

Debra Harrison

Phone: 863.633.8306
Email: debra@flfwa.com

For more information, videos, and images click here and check out our Facebook page!