Haskap and Specialty Fruit Symposium – August 23, 2014

Haskap: Indigo Gem Simcoe 2012Mark your calendars for the second Ontario Haskap and Specialty Fruit Symposium on August 23, 2014 at Boreal Berry Farm & Winery in Warren, Ontario.

This year’s symposium features Dr. Bob Bors from the University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Maxine Thompson from the University of Oregon, Evan Elford from OMAFRA, and Greg Melien from Boreal Berry Farm & Winery.

9:00 am – Registration & Introductions
9:30 am – (Dr. Bob Bors) Haskap School
11:30 pm – (Greg Melien) Growing & Processing Haskap Berries in Ontario
12:00 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm – (Dr. Maxine Thompson) Honeyberry Research and Development in the US
3:00 pm – (Evan Elford) Specialty Fruit Research in Ontario
4:00 pm – Questions & Discussion with Speakers
5:00 pm –  Thank you & Closing Remarks

Please register through Eventbrite at: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ontario-haskap-and-specialty-fruit-symposium-tickets-11977489995

For more information please contact Mira Melien, Ontario Haskap Association, www.ontariohaskap.ca,  ontariohaskap@gmail.com or by phone 1-705-920-7096.

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