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Florida Tomato Conference Set for Sept. 7

Jim Rogers Florida, Tomatoes

Florida tomato producers and industry leaders can mark their calendars for Wednesday, Sept. 7. The Florida Tomato Conference will be held at the LaBelle Civic Center in LaBelle, Florida.

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The Florida Tomato Institute will present industry and research updates. There will also be a session highlighting a food safety workshop/T-GAP renewal. The event will start at 9 a.m. and conclude at 5 p.m.

The cost to attend is $50. Registration is free, however, for employees of Florida tomato producers, packers, sponsors, presenters and University of Florida. Participants may register for one or both sessions. Registration information and program agendas will be made available soon.

Contact Craig Frey, Hendry County Extension director at for more information about the Florida Tomato Conference.

The address is 481 W. Hickpochee Ave., LaBelle, Florida, 33935.