CLUE programs win multiple awards at ASHS Conference

American Society for Horticultural Sciences award logoThe work of several CLUE programs was recognized recently at the 2022 American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS) conference in Chicago. The Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program, the Master Gardener Volunteer Program, and the CLUE communications team all received Outstanding Educational Materials awards in the Extension division. Affiliate faculty members Tina McIntyre and Sandra Wilson were also recognized for their work. These awards recognize a single outstanding and innovative extension activity, project, or method that contributes to the horticultural (including turf) industry, such contribution being within the scope of horticultural extension activities in the broad areas of commercial production, processing and marketing, home grounds, and youth work.

See the full list of 2022 Outstanding Education Materials winners at the ASHS website.

About CLUE

The Center for Land Use Efficiency (CLUE) was created to bring IFAS agricultural and urban BMP programs together. Urban programs include the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program (FFL) and the Florida Master Gardener Volunteer program. These programs focus on topics such as resource (e.g. water and nutrients) efficient landscape design, irrigation water conservation, nutrient recommendations, consumer preference, and invasive species. Other CLUE programs include the Program for Resource Efficient Communities (PREC) and the  IFAS Agricultural Best Management Practices program.


Jennifer Sykes
Posted: November 2, 2022

Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Horticulture, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Achievements, ASHS, Awards, FFL, Neighborhood Gardener

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