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Wayne County Fresh Market Growers Meeting

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

This course will educate fresh market growers on current pest management, food safety, and marketing issues in fresh market crops. Specific topics covered include: managing the weed seedbank, Farm to School marketing opportunities, Late Blight updates, FSMA On-Farm Readiness Reviews, Biopesticides, Biostimulants, and how they work, wash line equipment cleaning checklist, and a discussion of production problems throughout the 2018 growing season.

This course is open to all area fresh market vegetable growers.

1.0 DEC pesticide applicator recertification credits (categories 1a, 23) and 0.5 DEC credits (category 22) will be offered.

Fee

$15/person, pre-registration requested by February 18th. Walk-ins accepted.

Contact

Elizabeth Buck
Cornell vegetable Program
emb273@cornell.edu
585-406-3419

Location

Cornell Cooperative Extension - Wayne County
1581 State Route 88 North
Newark, NY 14513