Eastern Ontario Vegetable Day – March 17, 2014


Growers are invited to participate in the Eastern Ontario Vegetable Day taking place on Monday, March 17th at the University of Guelph – Kemptville Campus.  The day will run from 8:30am – 3pm in Purvis Hall.

Speakers and topics include:

  • Brown marmorated stink bug and spotted wing drosophila update Margaret Appleby, OMAF and MRA, Brighton
  • Bacterial and fungal disease for field tomatoes Janice LeBoeuf, OMAF and MRA, Ridgetown
  • Food Safety: What you need to know Colleen Haskins, OMAF and MRA, Guelph
  • Speciality vegetables Evan Elford, OMAF and MRA , Simcoe
  • Vegetable Pests ID for leafy greens, cole crops and Bulb vegetables Marion Paibomesai, OMAF and MRA, Guelph
  • Growing Forward 2 and Local Food Fund Katie Nolan, OMAF and MRA, Kemptville
  • Diseases of pumpkins and squash Elaine Roddy, OMAF and MRA, Ridgetown
  • Leek moth research update Peter Mason and Andrea Brauner, AAFC, Ottawa
  • New product updates Jen Bush, Engage Agro and Sean Bartlett, NM Bartlett and Dave Cheer, UAP

RSVP: to Jen Bush – jenbush@engageagro.com
Tel/Text:  (905) 932-8116


Margaret Appleby – margaret.appleby@ontario.ca
Tel: (613) 475-5850

Meeting hall and lunch sponsored by
Engage Agro, BASF, N.M. Bartlett and UAP

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