Membership and Dues Status
Fall 2016 Newsletter
- Call for Titlles
- Call for Awards Nominations
- Early bird early Hotel registration information
- 2016-17 Officers and Chairs contact information
- 2017 Program at a Glance
Forms and Nomination
All the forms needed for awards and nominations
are available on the Forms link in the left side panerl
paid through National ASHS with your National Membership enrollment, or
throught the Online Store at ashs.org
Southern Region Dues
ASHS Headquarters collects and manages dues
for the Southern Region. It is recommended that you pay your
dues with your yearly ASHS membership. If you are not a member
of National ASHS, you can pay your dues through the ASHS Online Store
at https://ashs.site-ym.com/store/default.aspx? or at the annual meetings.
Dues are $30. Notice: Dues must be paid to be elected to an office or
to receive an award.
The Southern Region
ASHS is a regional scientific society of the parent scientific
society the American Society for Horticultural Science.
The Southern Region encompasses the 14 southern states of Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas,
Mississippi, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, North
Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Membership varies over the years from about 400 to 500 active members.
Membership is composed of research scientists, teachers and
extension specialist from Universities, State, Federal and private
research organizations, and industry. The Southern Region also contains
a student section, the Association of Collegiate Branch, which is composed
of student clubs from Departments of Horticulture and Plant Science
across the region. The main focus of the Southern Region is
the Annual Meeting, which is held every February in conjunction with
the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists (SAAS).
The Annual Meeting consist of presentations of scientific papers, student
paper competitions and judging contest, commodity group meetings,
and awards presentations.
The Southern Region ASHS
is recognized widely as the strongest and most active Region
of the American Society for Horticultural Science, and has
a history that goes back to 1920! Join us and become a part of the Tradition.
- Encourage and facilitate the mutual exchange of ideas and
information concerning horticultural research, extension, education,
and industry in the south
stronger bonds among horticulturists in the southern regions
participation in the national society of the American Society
for Horticultural Science