AFE traveled to Philadelphia on March 17-19, 2017 to attend the National Floriculture Forum, which they also helped support this year.

More than 30 industry leaders, university faculty, graduate students and members of AFE’s Young Professionals Council attended the 2017 NFF event.

Attendees visited the Philadelphia Flower Show and received a tour of Flowers by Bauers & Greenhouses and Longwood Gardens. There was also a brief stop at Terrain at Styer’s.

In addition, students, university faculty and AFE staff made presentations at the NFF meeting and discussed ways to get the younger generation involved in the floral industry.