District 1 of the Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers and OMAFRA present…….
The 40th Annual Tomato Day
Friday, March 4, 2016 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Roma Club “Pavilion Hall” (behind main building)
19 Seacliff Drive E., Leamington, ON
Admission: $30 (includes educational program, trade show, hot lunch).
No preregistration required.
8:00 am Registration, refreshments and trade show
8:30 am Welcome and Opening Remarks, Ron Van Damme, OPVG District 1 Chair
8:40 am GLASI – A New Program With New Opportunities For Your Farm!, Margaret May, Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association
9:00 am Building Better Soil Health for Production – what Michigan Potato Growers have learned, George Bird, Michigan State University
10:00 am BREAK AND TRADE SHOW
10:15 am Weed Management, Darren Robinson, Ridgetown Campus – University of Guelph
11:00 am Phosphorus – Science And Solutions, Deanna Németh, OMAFRA
11:30 am Phosphorus and Soil Health for Ontario Tomato Producers – a new project, Anne Verhallen, OMAFRA
11:40 am Spray Penetration – Helping it Sink In, Jason Deveau, OMAFRA
12:00 pm The Chlorothalonil Re-evaluation, Craig Hunter, OFVGA
12:20 pm Tomato Update, OPVG
12:35 pm LUNCH AND TRADE SHOW
CCA Continuing Education Credits have been applied for.
Special thanks to our sponsor for coffee and donuts: Setteringtons Fertilizer Ltd.