University of Maryland Extension

3rd Annual Eastern Shore Potato Field Workshop

Thursday, Jul. 10, 2014 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Near North Dorchester High School
East New Market/ Rhodesdale Road
Hurlock, MD 21643
United States
Sudeep Mathew

Come, see and feel new potato genotypes of table stock and processing tubers in varying colors of purple, red, and yellow.  

Anyone who is growing potatoes or interested to grow potatoes should attend this meeting.

Topics will include: Know your yield robber - Strategies for a weed management program, Improving tuber quality by targeted calcium nutrition, Blight, scab and other maladies, Nutrient management considerations for potato production and Updates on insect management.

There will be a Question and Answer session afterwards as well as a BBQ dinner.

This event is free and open to the public.  Contact Rhonda Barnhart at 410-228-8800 or for registration, details and directions or register online at  Registration deadline is Thursday, July 3, 2014.

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