Hop Research Twilight Meeting – 23 July, 2015

Growing_Hops_Ontario_Logo_5 with shadingGrowers, industry representatives, and stakeholders are invited to come and learn more about hop research at the University of Guelph including cultivar evaluations, hop downy mildew projects, and market analysis.

The twilight meeting will be held at the Simcoe Research Station, 1283 Blueline Road, Simcoe, Ontario on 23 July, 2015 from 4:00pm – 7:15pm.  The evening will focus on updates from hop research projects funded by the New Directions Research Program and the OMAFRA/University of Guelph Partnership.

Supper will be provided for registered participants (RSVP required).
Please click the following link for the Hop Research Twilight Meeting Flyer 2015.

Agenda:
4:00-4:10pm: Introductions
4:10-5pm: Cultivar report and downy mil-dew research update with Dr. Mary Ruth McDonald, Cathy Bakker, Amy Fang Shi (University of Guelph)
5:00-6:00pm: Research hop yard tour and field project update with Evan Elford and Dr. Melanie Filotas (OMAFRA)
6:00-6:30pm: Supper (provided)
6:30-7:15 pm: Hop market research update with Elliott Currie (University of Guelph)
7:15pm: Finish

RSVP is required by 17 July, 2015 (minimum 10 participants are required for the event to proceed).

To RSVP, please call or email the Agriculture Information Contact Centre at:
Tel: 1.877.424.1300
Email: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca

Thank you to our project partners:
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