During CropLife America’s 2016 Annual Meeting held in late September in New Orleans, Louisiana, winners of the Agriculture Ambassador Award were announced. Among these winner was SCPA’s own Bucky Kennedy. The Agriculture Ambassador Award honors members of the media or allied organizations with CLA who have made a major contribution to the education of the public about crop protection and their contribution to a safe, affordable and abundant food supply. SCPA is not only grateful for what Bucky does within our organization with our members, but also for his contribution with our affiliates such as CropLife America. Congratulations, Bucky!
The year was 1973, and Ed Duskin was the new Executive Vice President of Southern Agricultural Chemicals Association. J. C. Whitehurst was on the SACA Board and he and his family were headed to the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club in Ponte Vedra, Florida for the Summer Board Meeting. Among[…]Read More »
The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP) has been rescheduled and will meet December 13-16, 2016, to consider and review a set of scientific issues being evaluated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding EPA’s evaluation of the carcinogenic potential of the herbicide glyphosate. This[…]Read More »