THE OFA SHORT COURSE is recognized as the premier educational and trade show event for horticulture professionals in North America. The 2014 OFA Short Course will be the 86th edition, featuring nearly 1,550 trade show booths, approximately 500 exhibiting companies, and more than 130 educational sessions. It will attract nearly 10,000 horticulture professionals to Columbus, Ohio, USA.
Attendees include greenhouse growers, garden center operators, nursery owners, landscapers, retail and wholesale florists, interior plantscapers, mass marketers, students, educators, distributors, and manufacturers - and they come from all over the world. OFA prides itself on hosting a diverse audience, a broad range of companies, and insightful industry leaders.
About the OFA:
OFA – The Association of Horticulture Professionals is the leading horticulture educational association in the United States. It is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization with a mission “to support and advance professional horticulture.” Industry segments served include garden centers, greenhouses, nurseries, landscapers, florists, interior plantscapers, emerging professionals, and allied trade.