Announcements

Risk Management

The following information and tools were recently released regarding Risk Management. Please find those links below. General links to the RMA website, cost calculators, & information regarding Whole-Farm Revenue Protection Pilot Program (WFRP) RMA (Risk [...]

By | December 12th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Risk Management

Spring 2015 FBGA Meeting and Tradeshow

SAVE-THE-DATE Spring 2015 Meeting and Tradeshow February 17, 2015 Dear Members, On behalf of the Florida Blueberry Growers Association, I’d like to say a sincere thank you for your continued support of our organization and Florida [...]

By | December 2nd, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spring 2015 FBGA Meeting and Tradeshow

Important information for all Blueberry Growers

On behalf of the Florida Blueberry Growers Association, I would like to share some important information with all of our members.  Please take a few moments to read the below information from University of Florida, Dr. [...]

By | November 19th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Important information for all Blueberry Growers

Blueberry Information

The following is a link to a new UF/IFAS Publication looking at the blueberry industry and consumption trends: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/fe952 Dr. Eric Stafne from Mississippi State University has provided an excellent presentation focused on micronutrient disorders [...]

By | November 6th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Blueberry Information

FBGA Fall Growers Meeting and Trade Show

Florida Blueberry Growers annual Fall Growers Meeting held at the Hillsborough Community College Trinkle Center in Plant City, FL. BGA

By | October 28th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on FBGA Fall Growers Meeting and Trade Show

President's Letter – Fall 2014

Overcoming Challenges in the Industry  We are entering our fall season now, and most of us are looking forward to some additional chill hours, sunlight, and better spring growing conditions overall than last season gave us. I [...]

By | October 27th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on President's Letter – Fall 2014

The 26th Annual Florida Postharvest Horticulture Tour March 2 – 6, 2015

The Florida Postharvest Horticulture Tour brings participants “up-close and personal” to learn how fresh subtropical, tropical and temperate fruits, vegetables and ornamental crops are handled. With exclusive, behind-the-scene visits hosted by top management, the group [...]

By | October 22nd, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The 26th Annual Florida Postharvest Horticulture Tour March 2 – 6, 2015

FBGA Fall 2014 Conference Presentations

Just click on the title to display the presentation   OCTOBER 2014 4R Nutrient Stewardship Presentation for Blueberry Meeting Update on Blueberry Variety Performance in Florida Review of Hydrogen Cyanamide Practices in Florida Blueberries Freeze [...]

By | October 20th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on FBGA Fall 2014 Conference Presentations

Attaining Optimum Blueberry Yield Workshop – – October 28, 2014 & Central Florida Weather Watch

Greetings,   We are about a week away from the Florida Blueberry Growers Association Fall Seminar taking place in Plant City on Tuesday, October 7, 2014.  If you plan to attend and haven’t pre-registered, please [...]

By | September 30th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Attaining Optimum Blueberry Yield Workshop – – October 28, 2014 & Central Florida Weather Watch

Spotted Wing Drosophila: A Major Threat to the Florida Blueberry Industry

The spotted wing drosophila (SWD), Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura), is a serious threat to the Florida blueberry industry.  During the 2012 production season, SWD caused economic damage to blueberry growers in Florida that was estimated between 7-10 million dollars. […]

By | September 10th, 2014|Announcements, Newsletter, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spotted Wing Drosophila: A Major Threat to the Florida Blueberry Industry
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