Crop Insurance ~Tips to Avoid Pitfalls & Make it Work For You

A Nursery Grower

Tank Talk Program

Presented by . . . Palm Beach Chapter of the Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association and Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Service

Bill Schall, Commercial Horticulture Extension Agent

Tuesday March 22, 2011 / 11:30 am – 3:00 pm


Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Service: University of Florida/IFAS, Exhibit Hall A, 559 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL

Workshop speakers have been on the front lines helping many growers to more successfully navigate through critical crop insurance issues.  Speakers will share insights learned through hard won experience to help you better structure a crop insurance strategy.  So, results will best meet your needs and expectations when disaster strikes.

The Speakers:

Joe Cialone, PhDis owner of Tropical Computers, Inc., & is very active as a nursery consultant & speaker on crop insurance and other complex issues.

Leon Libbert… is a highly respected independent crop adjuster from central Florida known for his knowledge of crop insurance & for providing accurate & understandable information.

Susan Ratcliffe… is Director of the multi-state North Central Integrated Pest Management Center at the University of Illinois & works extensively with crop insurance issues.

Paul Walden…is a national expert on nursery crop insurance & an Agricultural Resource Specialist with the USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) Regional Office in Valdosta, Georgia.

Thank you to USDA Risk Management Ageny for sponsoring the sandwich lunch & refreshments!!

For questions and to register: call Maria at 561.233.1725 or email  [Include Individual Name(s), Company,  Phone, Address, City, State, Zip,  Sandwich choice (Ham, Turkey, Roast Beef,Vegetarian)]


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