Wednesday, December 16

Please note: Proceedings are linked to session titles and PowerPoints are linked to the PPT beside the title when available.

Trade Show, 8am-6pm

Morning Program

9:30 –12:00 5 Concurrent Sessions

Stone Fruit
Location: Armory
Moderator: Jon Clements
Pesticide credits: 1.5,  CCA credits: 2.0

Brassicas and Leafy Greens
Location: Salon A
Moderator: Sandy Arnold
Pesticide credits: 2.0,  CCA credits: 2.0

Mechanical Weed Control
Location: Salon B-C-D
Moderator: Vern Grubinger
Pesticide credits: 2.5,  CCA credits: 2.0

Strawberry I - Day Neutral Workshop
Location: Curriers
Moderator: David Handley
Pesticide credits: 2.0,  CCA credits: 2.0

  • 9:30 - Panel: Day Neutral Varieties and Weaknesses
    Pam Fisher, Ontario Ministry of Ag., Food & Rural Affairs
    David Pike, Farm to You, Farmington ME
    John Lewis, Pereninia, Bible Hill, Nova Scotia Canada
  • 10:00 - Bed Preparation and Planting
    David Handley, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
  • 10:30 - Nutrient and Plant Management
    Laura McDermott, Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • 11:00 - Pest Management
    Pam Fisher, Ontario Ministry of Ag., Food & Rural Affairs
  • 11:30 - Growing Day Neutral at Farm To You
    David Pike, Farm To You

On-Farm Trials by Farmers
Location: Frost Hawthorne
Moderator: Eric Sideman
Pesticide credits: 1.0,  CCA credits: 2.0


Afternoon Program

Hard Cider
Locaton: Armory
Terrance Bradshaw
Pesticide credits: 1.0

Cucurbit Vine Crops
Location: Salon A
Moderator: Kim Stoner
Pesticide credits: 2.5,  CCA credits: 2.0

Soil Health
Location: Salon B-C-D
Moderator: Mark Hutchinson
Pesticide credits: 1.5,  CCA credits: 2.0

Farm Decisions; Scaling Up or Not
Location: Curriers
Moderator: Jude Boucher
Pesticide credits: 1.0

Strawberry II - June Bearing Workshop
Location: Frost/ Hawthorne
Moderator: David Handley
Pesticide credits: 2.0,  CCA credits: 2.0

 

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