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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

WNLA Plants with Purpose Education Series: Health & Well-being Benefits of Plants

Date(s): November 1, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM  CST - 1:00 PM  CST


 

EVENT POSTPONED.  NEW DATE ANNOUNCED SOON.

Thanks to J. Berry Nursery for sponsoring the Western Nursery & Landscape Association PLANTS WITH PURPOSE Education Series

The Health & Well-being Benefits of Plants
Dr. Charlie Hall, Ellison Chair in International Floriculture, Texas A&M University
Wednesday, Nov. 1 | Noon - 1PM
FREE for WNLA Members | $50 for Non-members

A native of North Carolina, Dr. Charlie Hall received his B.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of Tennessee in 1984 and his Master’s Degree in Ornamental Horticulture and Landscape Design from the University of Tennessee in 1986. He then obtained his Ph.D. from Mississippi State University in 1988 and began his academic career at Texas A&M University in 1988, where he spent 13 years on the faculty before joining the faculty at the University of Tennessee in 2002. In August 2007, Dr. Hall returned to Texas A&M University as Professor and Ellison Chair in International Floriculture.

Dr. Hall’s expertise in the production and marketing of Green Industry crops is nationally recognized in academia and among the horticultural clientele he serves. His major research, teaching, & extension areas of specialization include strategic management, market situation/outlook, cost accounting, and financial analysis for Green Industry firms. He is an invited speaker at numerous regional, national, and international meetings of various industry-related associations and organizations. He is particularly known for the enthusiasm, passion, and intensity he exhibits when speaking.




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