Root Health Symposium to take place on May 6

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  • Learn from university and industry experts in the field
  • Network with peers
  • See technologies in action
  • Gain insights into the latest technologies and techniques for high-tech crop production

Technologies on display will include:

  • Substrate for containers and hydroponics
  • Hydroponic supplies
  • Nutrient testing
  • pH and electrical conductivity control
  • Water treatment products and technologies
  • Climate control
  • Biological controls
  • UF IFAS Extension Training

Designed for:Greenhouse hydroponic and nursery growers, researchers, and industry professionals want to improve root health, reduce crop losses, and increase productivity with the latest advancements in controlled environmental horticulture.

Join industry members as they gather to learn about new research and innovations in controlled environmental horticulture. This symposium will showcase the advancements in industry research and technology demonstrations. University researchers from Florida, Arkansas, Georgia, and Purdue will present their latest findings on a range of topics, including water treatment, control of soil pests and diseases, biocontrols, recirculating nutrient solutions, heavy metals, irrigation, automation, and growing transplants under LEDs. Additionally, industry experts will demonstrate new technologies such as cold plasma and biocontrols.