Ontario hop growers may be interested in attending the 6th annual University of Vermont Hops Conference on 20 February, 2015.
Location: Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre, 870 Williston Road, Burlington, VT
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
RSVP by 17 February, 2015 at www.uvm.edu/extension/hopsconference
The day will consist of updates from the UVM Hops Program on cover crop experiments, potato leafhopper experiments, variety trials, crowning projects, weed control and equipment.
Plans for the full agenda include topics on hops quality analysis, pest management, fertility and irrigation management, and hop processing. Also on the agenda will be a hops farmer and plant breeder who grows both organic and conventional hops in Washington state.
To learn more please visit the UVM website at: www.uvm.edu/extension/hopsconference
You can also download the conference flyer at the following link: www.uvm.edu/extension/cropsoil/wp-content/uploads/2015-flyer-SaveDate.pdf