Monday, July 18, 2011

Vegetable Production Workshop July 27, Mountain Research Station

Mountain Research Station

There will be a Vegetable Production Workshop on July 27 at the Mountain Research Station in Waynesville.

Please take this opportunity to see the exciting research being conducted on the test farm.

What: Vegetable Production Workshop

Where: Mountain Research Station, 265 Test Farm Road, Waynesville, NC. 828.456.3943

Agenda: 1:30-2 pm Registration

2pm - Welcome - Kaleb Rathbone, Superintendent of Mountain Research Station

2:15 pm - East Coast Broccoli Production, Dr. Jeanine Davis, NCSU Horticulture

2:35 pm - Tomato Insect Control, Dr. Jim Walgenbach, NCSU Entomology

2:50 - Drip Irrigation, Dr. Greg Hoyt, NCSU Soil Science

3:10 - Tomato Breeding Program, Dr. Dilip Panthee, NCSU Horticulture

3:25 - Organic Research Overview, Dr. Jeanine Davis

3:45 - Cucurbit Downy Mildew Forecasting, Mike Adams, NCSU Plant Pathology

4:05 - Pumpkin Variety Trial, Dr. Jonathon Schultheis, NCSU Horticulture

4:20 - Sweet Corn Variety Trial, Dr. Terry Kelly, Harris Moran Seeds

4:35 - Vegetable Disease Control, Dr. Kelly Ivors, NCSU Plant Pathology

Registration is free.

Pesticide credits are available. 1.5 hours N, O, D, X

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