Presentations in Horticulture Economics

  1. Coker, C. E. (Coordinator/Organizer), DelPrince, J. M. (Author), Posadas, B. C. (Author & Presenter), Stafne, E. T. (Author), Stephenson, R. C. (Author), Knight, P. R. (Author), 46th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Overview of the Farmer Florist Series," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, MS. (October 4, 2019).
  2. McLeod, C. (Author & Presenter), Coker, C. E. (Coordinator/Organizer), DelPrince, J. M. (Author), Knight, P. R. (Author), Bachman, G. R. (Author), Posadas, B. C. (Author), Ryals, J. L. (Author), Langlois, S. (Author), 46th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Poinsettia Consumer Preference," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, MS. (October 4, 2019).
  3. Posadas, B. C. (Author & Presenter), Knight, P. R. (Author),  (Coordinator/Organizer), Coker, C. E. (Author), Stafne, E. T. (Author), Bachman, G. R. (Author), DelPrince, J. M. (Author), 46th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Valuation Survey of the Economic Impacts of Horticulture Research at the Mississippi State University – Coastal Research and Extension Center," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, MS. (October 4, 2019).
  4. DelPrince, J. M. (Author & Presenter), Posadas, B. C. (Author), 2019 Annual (15th) Southern Christmas Tree Association Meeting, "Wreath Designs, Costs, and Prices," Southern Christmas Tree Association, Tupelo, Mississippi. (August 11, 2019).
  5. Posadas, B. C. (Author & Presenter), MAFES and Extension Directors Visit, "Research and Extension in Horticulture and Marine Economics," Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi. (June 16, 2019).
  6. Posadas, Benedict C. (Author & Presenter), Knight, P.R. (Author), Blythe, Eugene K. (Coordinator/Organizer), Coker, Christine E. (Author), Stafne, Eric Thomas (Author), Bachman, Gary R. (Author), DelPrince, James M. (Author), 45th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Economic Impacts of Horticulture Research at the Mississippi State University – Coastal Research and Extension Center," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, MS. (October 4, 2018).
  7. DelPrince, James M. (Author & Presenter), Posadas, Benedict C. (Author), 45th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Wreath Designs, Costs, and Prices," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station., Poplarville, Mississippi. (October 2018).
  8. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Conduct searches of local growers of specific food products," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).
  9. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Create and update business profile in MarketMaker," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).
  10. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Create online databases of local producers of specific food products," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).
  11. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Introduction to MarketMaker," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).
  12.  Posadas, Benedict C. (Author & Presenter), N (Author), Blythe, Eugene K. (Coordinator/Organizer), Coker, Christine E. (Author), Stafne, Eric Thomas (Author), Bachman, Gary R. (Author), DelPrince, James M. (Author), 44th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, "Online Valuation Survey of the Research Program on Ornamental Horticulture, Vegetables, Fruits, and Nuts at the Mississippi State University – Coastal Research and Extension Center," South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, MS. (October 5, 2017).
  13. Posadas, Benedict C. Promoting Your Pecan Business in MarketMaker. Invited presentation at the Mississippi Pecan Growers Association, Raymond, MS. May 11, 2017. 
  14. Posadas, Benedict C. Powerpoint presentation prepared for the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Vegetable Growers at the MSU Extension Service - Quitman County, Marks, MS on April 12, 2017.  
  15. Posadas, Benedict C. Powerpoint presentation prepared for the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Vegetable Growers at Alcorn State University, Lorman, MS on April 11, 2017.  
  16. Posadas, Benedict C. Powerpoint presentation prepared for the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Agritourism Businesses at the MSU Extension Service - Pearl River County, MS on March 22, 2017.  
  17. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing of Specialty Crops. Oral presentation at the Annual Field Day at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit in Beaumont, MS on June 2, 2016.  
  18. Wheeler, Corey N., and Benedict C. Posadas. Mississippi Nurseries: Number Inspected and Certified to Sell in each County and Economic Impacts. Abstract submitted and poster presented at the 43rd Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi on Oct. 5, 2016. 
  19. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing of Specialty Crops. Oral presentation at the Annual Field Day: Beaumont Horticultural Unit. Beaumont, Mississippi. June 2, 2016.  
  20. Posadas, Benedict C. Promoting Your Fishfarming Business Through the National Food MarketMaker Program. Poster presentation at Aquaculture 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada. Feb. 24-26, 2016. 
  21. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Impacts of the Mississippi Green Industry. Poster presented at the Commodity Advisory Council Meeting, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi. Feb. 23, 2016. 
  22. Posadas, B.C. Linking Mississippi School Districts with Local Food Growers. Invited presentation at the Regional Farm to School Workshop. Sponsored by the MS Food Policy Council and the Partnership for a Healthy MS. Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, MS, Sep. 17, 2015. 
  23. Posadas, B.C. Linking Mississippi School Districts with Local Food Growers. Invited presentation at the Regional Farm to School Workshop. Sponsored by the MS Food Policy Council and the Partnership for a Healthy MS. Forrest County Extension Office, Hattiesburg, MS, Jul. 28, 2015.
  24. Ronald C. Stephenson, Christine E. Coker, Gary Bachman, Richard Harkess, Benedict Posadas, and John Adamczyk. Economics of Insect Pest Management in Small Scale Tomato Production. Poster presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the International Plant Propagators Society Southern Region conference, Hickory, North Carolina, Oct. 25-29, 2014.  
  25. Coker, Christine E.H., Benedict Posadas, and Wes Schilling. Sensory Evaluation Studies Provide Growers with Market Insight. Oral presentation at the First International Symposium on Horticulture Economics, Marketing, and Consumer Research, Portland, Oregon on Aug. 19-21, 2013.
  26. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. MarketMaker Updates and Smart Applications. Oral and poster presentations at the 39th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 6, 2012.
  27. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Integrating Mississippi MarketMaker in Marketing Flowers, Grains, Herbs, Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables. Oral and poster presentations at the 38th Ornamental Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 6, 2011.
  28. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Integrating Marketmaker in Marketing Your Vegetable Products. Oral presentation at the Beaumont Horticulture Field Day. Beaumont, Mississippi, June 9, 2011.
  29. Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Socioeconomic Determinants of Technology Adoption Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Oral and poster presentations at the 36th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 7, 2009.
  30. **Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Socioeconomic Determinants of Technology Adoption Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Poster presented at the 54th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 2009.
  31. **Coker, Randal Y, Benedict C. Posadas, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Current Mechanization Systems Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Poster presented at the 54th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 2009.
  32. **Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Socioeconomic Determinants of Technology Adoption Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Poster presented at the 54th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 2009.
  33. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Operational Characteristics of Nurseries and Greenhouses in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster at the 53rd Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 2008.
  34. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois.  Operational Characteristics of Nurseries and Greenhouses in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Oral and poster presentations at the 35th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 2, 2008.
  35. Scott A. Langlois, Patricia R. Knight, Benedict C. Posadas, Christine H. Coker and Randall Y. Coker.  How Can Your Nursery Benefit From Mechanization?  Paper presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Southern Region of North America of the International Plant Propagators’ Society, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Oct. 28-31, 2007.
  36. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois.  2007. Working Conditions and Socioeconomic Impact of Mechanization in Horticulture Firms. Oral and poster presentations at the 34th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 4, 2007.
  37. **Scott A. Langlois, Patricia R. Knight, Benedict C. Posadas, Christine H. Coker and Randall Y. Coker.  Nursery Mechanization – Letting the Process Drive the Design. Paper presented at the 52nd Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Aug. 8-9, 2007, Atlanta, Georgia.
  38. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois.  2007. Working Conditions and Socioeconomic Impact of Mechanization in Horticulture Firms. Poster presented at the 52nd Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Aug. 8-9, 2007, Atlanta, Georgia.
  39. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. Economic Impacts of Technology Adoption on Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presented at the 51st Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 9-12, 2006. Abstract published.
  40. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois.  Economic Impacts of Technology Adoption on Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Oral and poster presentations at the 33rd Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi.  Oct. 5, 2006.
  41. Coker, Randal Y. and Benedict C. Posadas. Socio-Economics of Technology Adoption.  Presentation at the 51st Annual Southern Nursery Association Trade Show World Stage, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-12, 2006.
  42. Langlois, Scott A., Patricia R. Knight, Christine E. Coker, Randy Y. Coker and Benedict Posadas. Nursery Systems Analysis Summary. Presentation at the 51st Annual Southern Nursery Association Trade Show World Stage, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-12, 2006.
  43. Posadas, Benedict C.  Socio-Economic Impact of Nursery Automation. Gulf States Horticulture Expo Education Seminars, Mobile, Alabama, Feb. 1-3, 2006.
  44. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, and C. David Veal. Socio‑economic Characteristics of Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presented at the 50th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-14, 2005. Abstract published.
  45. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, and C. David Veal. Levels of Technology Adoption Among Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presented at the 50th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug., 2005. Abstract published.
  46. **Langlois, Scott A., Patricia R. Knight, Christine E. Coker, Randy Y. Coker and Benedict Posadas. Nursery Process Improvement. Presentation made by Langlois at the 50th Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, Atlanta, GA. Aug. 12, 2005. Abstract published.
  47. Posadas, Benedict C. Socio-Economics of Technology Adoption. One-hour oral presentation at the 50th Annual Southern Nursery Association Trade Show World Stage, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-14, 2005.
  48. **Posadas, Benedict C., Glenn B.  Fain, Christine H. Coker, C., Patricia R. Knight, and Randal Y. Coker. Consumer Survey of Chrysanthemum Cultivars. Poster presented at the 49th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-12, 2004. Abstract published.
  49. **Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight., Glenn B. Christine H. Coker, C. David Veal, and Randal Y. Coker. Socio-Economic Survey of Nursery Automation. Poster presented at the 49th Annual Southern Nursery Association Research Conference and Trade Show, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 11-12, 2004.  Abstract published.
  50. Posadas, Benedict C., Glenn B. Fain, Christine H. Coker, C., Patricia R. Knight, and Randal Y. Coker. Consumer Survey of Chrysanthemum Cultivars. Poster presented at the 32nd Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Oct. 7, 2004.
  51. Langlois, Scott A., Patricia R. Knight, Christine E. Coker, Randy Y. Coker and Benedict Posadas, and C. David Veal. Systems Analysis of Selected Nursery Types to Determine Mechanization Direction. Poster presented at the 32nd Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi. Oct. 7, 2004.
  52. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight., Glenn B. Fain, Christine H. Coker, C. David. Veal, and Randal Y. Coker. Socio-Economic Survey of Nursery Automation. Oral and poster presentations at the 32nd Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Oct. 7, 2004.
  53. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Randal Y. Coker and C. D. Veal. 2003.  Socioeconomic Impact of the Green Industry of the Gulf of Mexico Region. Poster presented at the 31st Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Oct. 2, 2003. Abstract published
  54. **Coker, C., Patricia R. Knight, B. Posadas, M. Anderson, and M. Ely. Poinsettia potential: postharvest evaluation and consumer acceptance of ‘Winter Rose’ as a cut flower. Paper presented at the 48th Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, July 30-31, 2003, Atlanta, Georgia. Abstract published.
  55. Posadas, Benedict C. and Patricia R. Knight. Consumer Valuation of Powdery Mildew Resistant Dogwood. Poster presented at the 29th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Nov. 1, 2001. 
  56. Posadas, Benedict C. and Kerry Johnson. Economic Impact of Greenhouse, Nursery and Floriculture Production in George County, Mississippi. Poster presented at the 29th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Nov. 1, 2001.
  57. Posadas, Benedict C. and Patricia R. Knight. Costs of Alternative Weed Control Options for Ornamentals Grown in Large Containers. Poster presented at the 29th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Nov. 1, 2001. 
  58. Posadas, Benedict C. and Patricia R. Knight. Consumer Valuation of Residential Landscaping.  Poster presented at the 29th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Nov. 1, 2001. 
  59. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Impact of 2000 Mississippi Horticultural Production.  Poster presented at the 29th Horticulture Field Day, South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station, Poplarville, Mississippi, Nov. 1, 2001.
Updated lists of Dr. B.C. Posadas presentations on horticulture and marine resource economics: