2016-17 FFSP Annual Membership Meeting

Please join us for Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc.’s 2016-17 Annual Membership Meeting and Convention on Thursday, March 16, 2016 at the UF/IFAS Plant Science Research and Education Unit in Citra, Florida.  The meeting with start at 9:30 AM Eastern. We have an excellent program planned with the following presentations: Dr. ... Read More
 

Lillies in the Lab

Check out this article from Dr. Jack Payne, Sr. Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Florida, regarding the new ornamental plant breeder hired at UF/IFAS’ Mid-Florida Research and Education Center, Dr. Heqiang “Alfred” Huo.  Click here!
 

Looking for a competitive high-oleic peanut to take hold in the market

Brad Haire of Southeast Farm Press visited the University of Florida’s Peanut Field Day at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) in Marianna, FL on August 11th. Check out his article and interview with UF Associate Professor and Peanut Breeder, Dr. Barry Tillman! Click here!
 

2016 UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day

The 2016 UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day will be held at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) in Marianna, FL on Thursday, August 11th. The event will start at 8:00 AM CDT. Please click here for additional information. We hope to see you there!
 

2015-16 FFSP Annual Membership Meeting

Please join us for Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc.’s 2015-16 Annual Membership Meeting and Convention on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at the UF/IFAS Plant Science Research and Education Unit in Citra, Florida.  The meeting with start at 9:30 AM Eastern. We have an excellent program planned with 2 concurrent focus sessions ... Read More
 

4 Fresh Florida Citrus Selections to Watch For

Florida Grower/Growing Produce published a column written by Mr. Peter Chaires of the New Varieties Development and Management Corp. regarding four new citrus selections that have been approved for release by UF/IFAS that will enter into the 3-tier Fast Track evaluation program.  Please click the link to read more! “4 Fresh Florida Citrus Selections ... Read More
 

Make sure you’re following the rules before planting seed

The Southeast Farm Press published a reminder for producers regarding intellectual property rights on plant varieties.  Please click the link to read more! “Make sure you’re following the rules before planting seed”, Southeast Farm Press, Paul Hollis. http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/make-sure-youre-following-rules-planting-seed