University of Maryland Extension

WMREC Horticultural Crops Twilight Meeting & Tour

Photo by Edwin Remsburg - Apple tree trellis system
When: 
Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Where: 
Western MD Research & Education Center
Address: 
University of Maryland - WMREC
18330 Keedysville Rd
Keedysville, MD 21756
United States
Presenter: 
University of Maryland researchers and Extension specialists
Description/Notes: 

This educational meeting will give fruit and vegetable producers a look at several of the ongoing projects at the research facility located in Washington County, MD, as well as the opportunity to interact with University of Maryland researchers and Extension specialists. Topics will include updates on trellis apples and rootstocks, tree fruit disease, the Maryland Apple Tree Architectural Project, small fruit disease and insects, pumpkin disease and insects, cover crop and tillage management’s influence on weeds in vegetable production, and a sneak preview of the WMREC Hops Project.

There is no charge for the meeting, but registration is required to help us plan for handouts and refreshments. Please RSVP by Friday, August 12 at https://wmrec-horttwilight.eventbrite.com or you can call 301-432-2767 x350 orcmason@umd.edu

Equal opportunity employer with equal access programs. If you need special assistance to participate in this program, please call 301-432-2767 x350 by August 15.

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Cost: 
FREE - Please RSVP!
Contact: 
Cindy Mason
Contact Email: 
cmason@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-432-2767 x350
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