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Fall Blueberry Short Course

Thursday, October 26, 2017 Hillsborough Community College – Plant City Campus John R. Trinkle Center 1206 North Park Rd. Plant City, FL 33563 8:00 a.m. Registration – visit Trade Show 9:00 a.m. Welcome and opening [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Featured|0 Comments

Fruit Crop Management Short Course

The Fruit Crop Management Short Course will shed light on important crop management related topics such as flowering, dormancy, irrigation, nutrition, fruit set, and more. Speakers are experts from Georgia, California, South Carolina, and Florida. [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

FALL 2017 MEETING AND TRADESHOW REGISTRATION OPEN

The Florida Blueberry Growers Association FALL MEETING AND TRADESHOW will be held Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at the Hillsborough Community College, Trinkle Center from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Plant City, FL.  This will be a day-long event of educational [...]

By | August 6th, 2017|Announcements, Featured|0 Comments

SAVE-THE-DATE FALL 2017 Meeting and Trade Show

SAVE-THE-DATE FALL 2017 Meeting and Trade Show THURSDAY October 26, 2017 Dear Members, On behalf of the Florida Blueberry Growers Association, I’d like to extend a sincere thank you for your continued support of our [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|Announcements, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Port Canaveral Agricultural Exports Seminar

Are you part of the agricultural business sector and interested in learning more about shipping by sea? Please join the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and Fresh From Florida, along with Port Canaveral, [...]

By | May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An important message from our President….

"To all of our Florida Blueberry Growers Association members: Our harvest time is really getting kicked into high gear. While the last few months of 2016 did not give our crops as many chill hours [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Blueberry season looks sweet for Central Florida growers

The professional pickers’ fingers fly through rows of bushes at Tom West Blueberries in search of indigo-colored berries among the green and violet fruit. ...  [READ MORE]

By | April 7th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on Blueberry season looks sweet for Central Florida growers

It looks like a berry good year for Florida Blueberry Farmers

Blueberries are like comedy. It's all about timing. There's a sweet spot, after Chilean imports and before the Georgia harvest, in which Florida's southern high bush berries are not just the only game in town. [...]

By | April 7th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on It looks like a berry good year for Florida Blueberry Farmers

Join “Fresh From Florida”

The vast majority of Florida’s 47,000 agricultural producers are small farmers. As such, they do not have the resources to individually conduct promotional and advertising campaigns to help market their products. By joining the Florida Agricultural Promotional [...]

By | September 27th, 2016|Announcements, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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