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Tomato Day on March 5th, 2020 in Chatham

The 44th annual Tomato Day is being held on Thursday March 5th, 2020 at the John D. Bradley Centre in Chatham, ON (565 Richmond Street, Chatham ON N7M 1R2).

Registration begins and 8 am and pre-registration is not required. Admission is $30 which includes the educational program, trade show and hot lunch.

8:00 amRegistration, refreshments and trade show
8:30 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Kevin Epp, District 1 Chair
8:35 am

Big Wheat for Big Tomato Yields

Peter Johnson, Agronomist, Real Agriculture
9:25 am

Tomato Weed Management Update

Darren Robinson, University of Guelph- Ridgetown Campus
9:50 am

Cleaning and Sanitation of Field Equipment

Dave Van Wallegham, Vetoquinol
10:35 am

Label Updates, Details and More!

UAP, BASF, Syngenta and others
12:00  pm

Soil Test Manager App Intro

Jake Munroe, Soil Management Specialist, OMAFRA
1:15 pm

Managing Herbicide Resistance in Tomatoes

Kristen Obeid, Weed Management Specialist, OMAFRA
1:45 pm

Rotating Fungicides

Katie Goldenhar, Pathologist – Horticulture, OMAFRA
2:15 pm

Managing Compaction – learning from Compaction Day Measurements

Alex Barrie, Ag. Engineer, OMAFRA

CCA Continuing Education Credits have been applied for.
Special thanks to our sponsor for coffee, Farm Credit Canada.

PDF of Tomato Day Agenda

For any questions, please contact:

Anne Verhallen – (519) 359-6707
Cassandra Russell – (519) 350-7134


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