Horticulture is Weird...Plantology is Cool!
by Susan Yoder, Seed Your Future Director
What’s in a name? According to middle school students, everything. Recent research to uncover the roots of why we have a lack of qualified candidates in the greenhouse industry and across all of horticulture led to some distressing truths — yet encouraging findings. Read Article.
Extension Division News
by Desmond Layne
The Extension Division announces the Featured Speakers for the Extension Luncheon to be held during the 2018 ASHS Annual Conference. Read more.
Many exciting professional and sightseeing tours are planned for the 2018 ASHS conference. Plan your stay in Washington Dc to include one or more! For a full list, click here.
Graduate Student Scholarship Opportunity
Graduate students working in viticulture, enology, health, and other aspects of the wine industry are invited to apply for a scholarship from the American Wine Society Educational Foundation for the 2018-19 academic year. More information.
NIFA Announces Grant and Award Opportunities
(Click on each for more information and how to apply)
Time to Renew Your ASHS Publication Subscriptions
One of the great benefits of an ASHS Membership is the opportunity to subscribe to the ASHS Publications. You can renew online (ashs.org) or by contacting the ASHS Office. (firstname.lastname@example.org)