48th Annual Meeting

July 12-14, 2016 * Clearwater Beach, FL

Program and Schedule of Events

The 2016 Call for Papers generated 148 submissions. Technical Program Chairman Ramon Leon is busy categorizing the papers and setting up the breakout sessions. Click here to see the list of submitted abstracts.

Abstract edits are being accepted until April 30th.

Guest Speakers

Program Chairman Corley Holbrook is putting together a very informative meeting.  You will hear from state host Ken Barton of the Florida Peanut Producers Association as well as Florida Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam (invited)

General Session highlights include presentations Dealing with Disasters–Stories From the Frontline of the War on Citrus Greening Disease from USDA’s Dr. Robert Shatters; and, Dr. Tim Brenneman, University of Georgia, will follow up with Peanut Diseases From An International Perspective–Potential Game Changers?

This year’s symposium Translating Genome Sequence to Peanut Improvement is being organized by University of Georgia’s, Dr. Peggy Ozias-Akins.

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Early Bird Rate Ends

June 15th!

Hilton Clearwater Beach Reservations

Hotel Day

$145/night APRES Rate

Just a few rooms left in the APRES room block.  Additional nearby hotel choices can be found on the hotel reservation page under the Meetings tab above.





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Awards Deadline

Nominations for 2016 APRES Awards are now being accepted. Eligibility rules and nominating guidelines can be found under the Member tab. Nominations with supporting documentation should be sent to the Chairman of the Award.  Winners will be announced during the Business Meeting at the 2016 Annual Meeting.

Deadline is May 1st.


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