Any potato grower interested in new potato varieties for fresh, specialty, french fry or chip are invited to the AAFC potato variety release open house:
Wednesday, February 14
95 Stone Road (Lab Services Building)
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
More information on how the process works can be found HERE
If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Vanessa Currie (firstname.lastname@example.org) 519-824-4120 ext 56160
Variety viewing begins at 11:00 with a free lunch and a short session of informative presentations. The schedule for the speakers can be found below.
District 1 of the Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers and OMAFRA present…….
The 42nd Annual Tomato Day
Friday, March 2, 2018 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
19 Seacliff Drive E., Leamington, ON
Admission: $30 (includes educational program, trade show, hot lunch).
No preregistration required.
The program schedule for the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention is mind boggling. With over 36 different sessions and 144 different presentations, you can be forgiven for not knowing exactly where to start.
For the 2018 conference, there will be several vegetable specific sessions: IPM Strategies in Field Vegetables, The 4 C’s of Soil Health
for Vegetable Production, Specialty Root Vegetables, Cucurbits and Market Gardening Vegetables.
Other sessions that will be of interest to vegetable growers include: Biostimulants, Fertigation, Herbicide Resistance –
New Technologies, Promoting Pollinators on the Farm, Wash Water Handling and Does IPM Contribute to Pesticide Resistance?
The 2018 convention will also host a number of business management related sessions: Finding Money and Managing It Better, Marketing 101: Opportunities in the Digital World, and Labour Productivity on the Farm.
The Program for the 2018 Ontario Potato Conference and Trade Show has been finalized.
Check out the amazing lineup of speakers for this year’s conference and make sure you register your spot soon. Registration forms can be downloaded HERE or found below.
The program for the 2018 Ontario Potato Conference and Trade Show has been posted.
Check out the amazing lineup of speakers for this year’s conference and make sure you register your spot soon.
The 2018 Ontario Potato Conference will be held on Tuesday March 6, 2018. More details to follow.
2018 POTATO CONFERENCE TRADE SHOW