Established by SAF and the then American Nursery and Landscape Association in the late 1990s, the Floriculture and Nursery Research Initiative plays a critical role in generating scientific research on high-priority issues that affect all segments, including...
Final AFE Research Reports on Insect Management from projects funded by the Endowment. Beneficial Fungal Endophytes for Effective Insect Management in Floriculture Crops – Report #219 (2019) Kevin M. Heinz and Greg A Sword, Department of Entomology. Texas...
If there’s one thing we love to see, it’s our educational grants in action, educating and inspiring students. In 2022, AFE gave researchers at Mississippi State University an educational grant of …Read More »
Floral Industry Champion and Pioneer A memorial tribute has been established through the American Floral Endowment (AFE), honoring Delmar “Del” Earl Demaree Jr., AAF. Del Demaree Jr. passed away on …Read More »
The American Floral Endowment (AFE) announces a new memorial tribute in memory of Edward Seagroatt, established by longtime friends Red & Katie Kennicott of Kennicott Brothers Co. Edward A. Seagroatt, …Read More »
Ethylene damages and kills plants and flowers. Ethylene is a naturally occurring wound hormone that causes leaf yellowing, leaf drop, bud drop, and reduced flower life. Ethylene gas is given …Read More »
Did you know there’s a multitude of ways you can get involved with AFE? Volunteering not only supports vital floral industry programs – but also inspires networking, community collaboration, and leadership …Read More »
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