AFE Funds $182,000 in Industry Research for 2012-2013

AFE Funds $182,000 in Industry Research for 2012-2013

Researcher - 2012-2013AFE is funding $182,000 in scientific research projects for the 2012-2013 fiscal year.
“Each of these research projects will help shed new light on critical industry issues and provide vital information for the entire industry,” said David Niklas of Clackamas Greenhouses and AFE Production and Post-Harvest Research Committee Chairman.
Research projects can last from one to three years and any reasonable, but justifiable budget will be considered. Pre-Proposal applications are available on the AFE website and are due by June 1st each year.

2012-2013 Breeding and Genetics projects:

2012-2013 Insect Management projects:

2012-2013 Post-Production projects:

2012-2013 Disease Management projects:

2012-2013 Gus Poesch Fund projects:

AFE Production and Post-Harvest Scientific Research Projects provide essential knowledge for a growing and dynamic floricultural industry. Examples of projects include: