Our Associations

Through membership and attendance at professional societies and local Extension meetings and reading trade magazines and journals, we stay abreast of the latest research developments while maintaining a network of contacts vital to dealing with emerging problems. Membership in the National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants and their nationally recognized Certification Program widens this network and assures a high level of ethical and professional conduct. In addition to field activities, Glades Crop Care, Inc. also represents its clientele in the regulatory and legislative arenas through participation in advisory boards and other interactions with governmental bodies at local, state, and national levels.

Team members are currently affiliated with the following societies and organizations:

  • Entomological Society of America
  • The Florida Entomological Society
  • The American Phytopathological Society
  • The Florida Plant Pathology Association
  • Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association
  • The Farm Foundation
  • National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants
  • The American Society of Agronomy

Our staff members also serve on the following advisory groups:

  • The Everglades Research and Education Center Advisory Committee
  • Counsel for Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching (CARET)
  • Extension Committee on Organization and Policy (ECOP)
  • SW Florida Vegetable Advisory Board
  • Florida Ag Counsel
  • Protected Harvest Board