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Florida State FFA Officers Participate in Citrus & Specialty Crop Expo

Dan Citrus Expo News, Education, Florida

The 2022 Citrus & Specialty Crop Expo took place last week in North Fort Myers, Florida, where more than 150 exhibitors from six different countries were on hand. Attendees from across the Southeast were in attendance of the annual event, which involved both citrus and specialty crop growers. And a big presence was also noted once again this year by the Florida State …

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Miss Florida Citrus Visits Citrus, Specialty Crop Expo

Dan Citrus, Citrus Expo News

The reigning Miss Florida Citrus, Payton Barrington from Orlando, was able to attend the Citrus and Specialty Crop Expo last week in North Ft. Myers, Florida. Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman had a chance to not only get a quick picture with her, but also talk with Payton about her many accomplishments over the past few years. Payton was able to …

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Citrus and Specialty Crop Expo Starts Wednesday?

Dan Citrus, Citrus Expo News, Education

The 2022 Citrus and Specialty Crop Expo starts Wednesday, August 17th,  at the Lee Civic Center in Fort Myers, Florida. “We’re really looking forward to the 2022 Citrus and Specialty Crop Expo,” said show director Josh McGill. “This is a terrific event for growers to come out and get some great CEU (continuing education unit) credits, hear some great seminars and visit the trade …

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Citrus, Vegetable and Specialty Crop Expo Starts Today

Dan Citrus, Citrus Expo News

The 2021 Citrus, Vegetable and Specialty Crop Expo kicks off at the Lee Civic Center in North Fort Myers, Florida. The big two-day in-person event is hosted by AgNet Media with programming support from the University of Florida/IFAS. Today, August 18th, growers will be able to learn about all things citrus. That includes management of black spot, arthropod pests, soil …

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Citrus, Vegetable and Specialty Crop Expo is This Week

Dan Citrus, Citrus Expo News, Specialty Crops, Vegetables

The 2021 Citrus, Vegetable and Specialty Crop Expo will be held this Wednesday and Thursday at the Lee Civic Center in North Fort Myers, Florida. The big two-day in-person event will feature a citrus session on Wednesday, Aug. 18, where growers can learn about all things related to citrus. This includes management of black spot, arthropod pests, soil health, irrigation …

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Educational Opportunities for Growers

Dan Citrus, Citrus Expo News, Education, Vegetables

Michael Rogers discusses several educational opportunities for citrus growers, including the Citrus, Vegetable and Specialty Crop Expo and Citrus Packinghouse Day. Rogers is the director of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Citrus Research and Education Center (CREC). The Expo (Aug. 18-19) and Packinghouse Day (Aug. 26) will be held in-person this year after taking place virtually in …