Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

CAPS Presentations and Outreach

The presentations and other outreach materials on this page were produced by Florida CAPS staff and many are available below as PDF files that can be either downloaded to your computer or can be viewed online if you have a high-speed internet connection.

State Survey Coordinator and Other CAPS-Related Activities

National Meetings

  • 2016 Southern Plant Board Meeting, Biloxi, Mississippi. April 17-23, 2016. Attended: Dr. Eric LeVeen, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2015 National Plant Board Meeting, Suny, New York. July 12-15, 2015. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2015 Southern Plant Board Meeting, Richmond, Virginia. April 26-29, 2015. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby. 
  • 2014 National Plant Board Meeting, St. Louis, Missouri. July 27-31, 2014. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2014 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina. April 27-30, 2014. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2013 National Plant Board Meeting, Louisville, Kentucky. August 4-8, 2013. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2013 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana. April 21-24, 2013. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2012 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, San Antonio, Texas. April 15-18, 2012. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2011 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, Little Rock, Arkansas. April 17-20, 2011. Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2010 National CAPS Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri. December 1-3, 2010. Attended:  Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2010 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, Montgomery, Alabama. April 25-28, 2010. Attended:  Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Leroy Whilby.
  • 2009 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, Greenville, SC. April 20-23, 2009. Attended:  Dr. Wayne Dixon, Dr. Trevor Smith.
  • 2008 Southern Plant Board and CAPS Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee. April 8-10, 2008. Attended:  Dr. Trevor Smith, Dr. Wayne Dixon, Julieta Brambila, Brian Saunders, Dr. Adam Silagyi.
  • 2006 CAPS Eastern Regional Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina. Nov. 13-16, 2006. Attended:  Dr. Adam Silagyi, Dr. Wayne Dixon, Paul Hornby, Julieta Brambila, Brian Saunders, Michael Patterson, Karolynne Griffiths, Cyndi Moncrief, Dr. Mike Meadows, Doug Restom-Gaskill.
  • 2005 CAPS National Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee. Dec. 5-9, 2005.
    Attended:  Dr. Adam Silagyi, Jim Walker, Dr. Wayne Dixon, Julieta Brambila, Paul Hornby, Brian Saunders, Michael Patterson, Joe Beckwith, Eduardo Varona.
  • 2004 CAPS Eastern Regional Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina. Nov. 15-17, 2004. Attended:  Yvette Ogle, Dr. Wayne Dixon, Mike Shannon, Paul Hornby, Brian Saunders, Michael Patterson, Joe Beckwith, Eduardo Varona, Dr. Mike Meadows, Jim Walker.
  • 2003 CAPS National Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada. Dec. 1-5, 2003.
    Attended: Dr. Wayne Dixon.
  • Symposium: Regulatory/Government Programs on Invasive Pests, Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting, Fort Myers, Florida, July 24-25, 2005.
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Round Table Participant.

Presentations

  • "Dilemma of Safer and Freer Trade In Florida (reviewing 1981-2006)"
    Dr. Wayne Dixon, July 29-Aug. 2, 2007. National Joint Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society and the Society of Nematology. San Diego, California.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.05 MB ]
  • "Light Brown Apple Moth - Biology, Survey, Control"
    Dr. Wayne Dixon, Aug. 17, 2007. Polycomm Training, UF-Research and Education Center. Gainesville, Florida.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 584.00 KB ]
  • "USDA/FDACS CAPS Program Overview"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Aug. 23, 2007. Guest presenter at First Coast Invasive Species Working Group. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "CAPS: Domestic Pest Detection and Surveillance and Emerging Pests for Florida and the United States"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Aug. 8, 2007. Marion County 2007 Master Gardener Summer Institute. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program; Federal and State Perspectives
    "Dr. Adam Silagyi, July 15-18, 2007. Annual Florida Entomological Society Meeting, co-chair & co-organizer of symposium titled: "Invasive Species: Update on New Pests, Early Detection, and Management Strategies". Sarasota, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • Exhibit Booth at the Florida Keys Tropical Fruit Festival,
    Dr. Dr. Mike Meadows, June 30, 2007. Key West, Florida. Set up CAPS exhibit booth and distributed handouts and information on the red palm mite and other invasive pests.  View Exhibit [ Adobe PDF Document 460.83 KB ]
  • "CAPS-A Cooperative Effort for Domestic Pest Detection & Surveillance of Invasive Species"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, May 9, 2007. UF/IFAS Annual Extension meeting, session "Protecting Florida from Invasive Species". Gainesville, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "Heteroptera of Concern to the Southern US"
    Julieta Brambila, May 7-9, 2007. Southern Plant Diagnostic Network - Invasive Arthropod Workshop. Clemson, South Carolina.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 858.72 KB ]
  • "CAPS-Programa cooperativo para el muestreo, deteccion y vigilancia domestica de especies invasoras"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, May 1-3, 2007. Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) Phytosanitary Principles Workshop.  Managua, Nicaragua. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "CAPS Overview of Red Palm Mite"
    Dr. Mike Meadows and Karolynne Griffiths, March 22, 2007. UF/IFAS and PPQ/CPHST Entomologists at UF Miami-Dade IFAS Extension, Miami, Florida. View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.71 MB ]
  • Exhibit Booth at the SeaTrade Cruise Shipping Convention,
    Dr. Dr. Mike Meadows and Karolynne Griffiths, March 12-15, 2007. Miami, Florida. Met with cruise line industry leaders, set up CAPS exhibit booth, and distributed handouts and information on the red palm mite and other invasive pests.  View Exhibit [ Adobe PDF Document 460.83 KB ] | View Flyer [ Adobe PDF Document 144.30 KB ]
  • Exhibit Booth at the Palm Show and Sale,
    Dr. Mike Meadows and Karolynne Griffiths, March 10, 2007. Montgomery Botanical Center Foundation, Coral Gables, Florida. Set up CAPS exhibit booth and distributed handouts and information on the red palm mite and other invasive pests.  View Exhibit [ Adobe PDF Document 460.83 KB ]
  • "CAPS-Early Detection of Invasive Exotic Species - A Cooperative Effort!"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, April 3, 2007. Citrus County Native Plant Society lecture. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "Surveying for Pests Not Known to Occur in the U.S.: Red Palm Mite and Insects Associated with Solid Wood Packing Materials
    "Dr. Adam Silagyi, Jan. 31, 2007. UF Plant Medicine Program's Colloquium On Plant Pests Of Regulatory Significance. Gainesville, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "CAPS-Early Detection of Invasive Exotic Species - A Cooperative Effort!"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Jan. 18, 2007. Citrus County Master Gardeners. Lecanto, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "CAPS-A Pest Detection Program That Emphasizes Cooperation"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Dec. 12, 2006. Annual Entomological Society of America Meeting. Indianapolis, Indiana.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.90 MB ]
  • "Huanglongbing (HLB) & the Asian Citrus Psyllid"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, March 14, 2006. Arizona CAPS Program, Phoenix, Arizona.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.37 MB ]
  • "Invasive Species"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Nov. 16, 2005. Department of Plant Medicine, UF, Gainesville, Florida.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 2.52 MB ]
  • "Regional Identifiers and CAPS"
    Julieta Brambila, Oct. 28-19, 2005. Southern Plant Diagnostic Network Regional Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.74 MB ]
  • "Early Detection of Exotic Invasive Species and the CAPS Program"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Sep. 29, 2005. Entomology Seminar, UF Entomology Department, Gainesville, Florida. Question-and-answer sessions on Integrated Pest Management and exotic pests.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 2.52 MB ]
  • "Introduction to the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey Program"
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, Sep. 8, 2005. Agronomy Seminar, UF Agronomy Department, Gainesville, Florida.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 2.52 MB ]
  • "Introduction to the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey Program "
    Dr. Adam Silagyi, July 25, 2005. Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting Symposium, Fort Myers, Florida.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 2.52 MB ]
  • "CAPS Program and Crop Surveying"
    Jim Walker, late summer, 2003. Question and answer session with growers, Dade county, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "CAPS Program and Crop Surveying"
    Jim Walker, late summer, 2003. Question and answer session with growers, Southwest Florida IFAS Research Center, Immokalee, Florida. (talk only, no slideshow)
  • "Channeled Apple Snail in Florida"
    Yvette Ogle, July 30, 2004. Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting, Fort Myers, Florida. View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.72 MB ]
  • "Lobate Lac Scale Survey Results 2003 and 2004"
    Yvette Ogle, July 30, 2004. Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting, Fort Myers, Florida.  View Presentation [ Adobe PDF Document 1.09 MB ]

Posters and Exhibits

  • "Survey Monitoring and Pest Detection Enhancement through GIS", Andrea Chavez,
    Doug Restom-Gaskill, Dr. Trevor Smith, Dr. Wayne Dixon, July 15-18, 2007. Poster
    presentation, Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting, Sarasota, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 686.27 KB ]
  • "Red Palm Mite Survey Monitoring through GIS", Andrea Chavez, Doug Restom-Gaskill,
    Dr. Mike Meadows, Karolynne Griffiths, Dr. Trevor Smith, Dr. Cal Welbourn, Dr. Wayne
    Dixon, July 15-18, 2007. Poster presentation, Florida Entomological Society Annual
    Meeting, Sarasota, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 654.93 KB ]
  • "Protect the Trees You Love - Don't Move Firewood Poster", Cyndi Moncrief, Dr. Adam
    Silagyi, Dr. Wayne Dixon, February 2007. Poster mass-printed and distributed
    throughout Florida's State Parks and Forests, Florida Department of Agriculture and
    Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI) and Division of Forestry
    (FDACS-DOF), Gainesville, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 344.96 KB ]
  • "Cooperative Agricultural Pest Program of Florida", Cyndi Moncrief, Dr. Adam Silagyi,
    Dr. Wayne Dixon. CAPS Florida, Nov. 13-16, 2006.  Table top exhibit and display,
    2006 CAPS Eastern Regional Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 492.91 KB ]
  • "The Florida Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program: Survey Monitoring
    and Pest Detection through GIS", Andrea Chavez, Nov. 15-16, 2006. Poster
    presentation, Fifth Annual SHRUG GIS Workshop, Tallahassee, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 976.26 KB ]
  • "Don't Give Bugs A Safe Harbor Poster", Cyndi Moncrief, Dr. Adam Silagyi, Dr. Wayne
    Dixon, June 2006. Poster mass-printed and distributed throughout Florida to
    cooperators in Customs and Border Patrol (CBP), UF-IFAS, Florida State Parks and
    Forests, and Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant
    Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 556.05 KB ]
  • "Citrus greening disease in Florida: Monitoring high risk areas through GIS and
    demographic census data", Andrea Chavez, July 25, 2005. Poster presentation, Florida
    Entomological Society Annual Meeting, Fort Myers, Florida.
  • "Florida CAPS Activities and Overview", Doug Restom-Gaskill, Aug. 28, 2006.
    Presented as part of a talk given to the Strawberry Grower's Association Meeting,
    Plant City, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 460.83 KB ]
  • "Florida CAPS doorhanger", Cyndi Moncrief, Paul Hornby, Dr. Adam Silagyi, Dr. Wayne
     Dixon, August 2005. Created for generic use in CAPS survey programs and for outreach,
     Gainesville, Florida.
    View doorhanger [ Adobe PDF Document 297.55 KB ]
  • "Aliens Have Invaded Millions Of Acres", Yvette Ogle, March, 2003. Poster on the Asian
     longhorned beetle displayed at the Florida State Fair in conjunction with the Florida
     Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI)
     annual exhibit booth, Orlando, Florida.
    View Poster [ Adobe PDF Document 218.03 KB ]

Conferences Planned and Presented

  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Feb. 15, 2017. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Eric LeVeen and Dr. Leroy Whilby, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~42 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Feb. 3, 2016. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Eric LeVeen and Dr. Leroy Whilby, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~53 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Feb. 4, 2015. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Leroy Whilby and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~51 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Jan. 30, 2014. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Leroy Whilby and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~50 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Jan. 30, 2013. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Leroy Whilby and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~40 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Jan. 25, 2012. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~40 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Jan. 26, 2011. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~41 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, Jan. 27, 2010. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. ~35 attendees.
  • Red Palm Mite Workshop, University of Florida IFAS Extension Office, Homestead,
    Florida, March, 2007. Presentations and training activities for surveying for the red palm
    mite (Raoiella indica Hirst). Workshop organized by Dr. Dr. Mike Meadows, Florida CAPS and
    Karolynne Griffiths, USDA-APHIS-PPQ/CAPS.
  • Red Palm Mite Workshop, University of Florida IFAS Extension Office, Belle Glade,
    Florida, March, 2007. Presentations and training activities for surveying for the red palm
    mite (Raoiella indica Hirst). Workshop organized by Dr. Dr. Mike Meadows, Florida CAPS and
    Karolynne Griffiths, USDA-APHIS-PPQ/CAPS.
  • Red Palm Mite Workshop and Pre-Survey Training, University of Florida IFAS Station, Fort
    Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 20-22, 2007. Presentations and field training activities for
    upcoming surveys for the red palm mite (Raoiella indica Hirst). Workshop organized by
    Dr. Dr. Mike Meadows, Florida CAPS and Karolynne Griffiths, USDA-APHIS-PPQ/CAPS. 30 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida,
    Feb. 12, 2009. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI
    (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry,
    Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine,
    and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. 35 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida,
    Feb. 14, 2008. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI
    (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry,
    Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. 30 attendees.
  • Florida-CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida,
    Feb. 20, 2007. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida-CAPS and FDACS-DPI
    (Dr. Trevor Smith and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry,
    Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS.
    Gainesville, Florida. 27 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida,
    April 5, 2006. Planning and discussion of upcoming year targets organized by Florida
    CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Adam Silagyi and Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending:
    Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic Network, USDA; and UF Entomology,
    Plant Medicine, and IFAS. Gainesville, Florida. 27 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida, June 28, 2005.
    Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida-CAPS and FDACS-DPI (Dr. Adam Silagyi and
    Dr. Wayne Dixon, Co-Chair). Attending: Division of Plant Industry, Southern Plant Diagnostic
    Network, USDA; and UF Entomology, Plant Medicine, and IFAS.
    Gainesville, Florida. 30 attendees.
  • Florida CAPS Annual Planning Meeting and Workshop, Florida Department of Agriculture
    and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI), Gainesville, Florida,
    Jan. 15, 2004. Invasive pest symposium organized by Florida CAPS and FDACS-DPI.

Newsletter Articles

  • "The California pea leafminer, Liriomyza langei". March 3, 2007. South Florida Vegetable
    Pest and Disease Hotline, a bi-weekly online newsletter of the IFAS Extension Office in
    Hendry County, Florida. Article written by Doug Restom-Gaskill.
    View Story [ Adobe PDF Document 48.93 KB ]
  • "Florida's CAPS Program Seeks Help In Detecting Pests, Diseases". Dec. 5, 2005.
    Rap-Up, Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association's weekly online newsletter, Issue 1092.
    Article written by Cyndi Moncrief and Adam Silagyi as an introduction to the CAPS Program.
    View Article [ Adobe PDF Document 84.09 KB ]
  • "CAPS Looks To First Detectors To Help Detect New Invasive and Exotic Pests and
    Pathogens". Dec. 13, 2005. Southern Plant Diagnostic Network's weekly online
    newsletter, Volume 2, no. 12. Article written by Cyndi Moncrief and Adam Silagyi as an
    introduction to the CAPS Program.
    See Rap-Up article above [ Adobe PDF Document 84.09 KB ]
  • "Florida's CAPS Program Seeks Help In Detecting Pests, Diseases". Dec. 5, 2005.
    Food News Update, a weekly online newsletter by the Florida Fruit and Vegetable
    Association, Issue 1092. Article written by Cyndi Moncrief and Adam Silagyi as an
    introduction to the CAPS Program.
    See Rap-Up article above [ Adobe PDF Document 84.09 KB ]
  • "Asian Soybean Rust Study". March 30, 2005. Online newsletter of the Florida Organic
    Certified Growers and Consumers Inc, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Article written
    by Adam Silagyi to recruit growers for a study to be conducted by the CAPS Program.
  • "CAPS Program National Model". Winter, 2003-2004. Plant Industry Update, a quarterly
    newsletter by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Update
    written by Dr. Wayne Dixon announcing the progress of the first few months of the new
    Florida CAPS Program.
    View Newsletter"
  • Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey". Summer, 2003. Plant Industry Update, a
    quarterly newsletter by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
    Article written by Dr. Wayne Dixon announcing the beginning funding of the new
    Florida CAPS Program.
    View Newsletter

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