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Virtual Fruit Grower Meeting

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Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
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Winter Virtual Fruit Grower Meeting

Thursday, December 10  | 8am-Noon
Registration: https://go.umd.edu/FruitVegDec10

Agenda

8:00am

Spotted Wing Drosophila on Cranberries

Maggie Lewis, Entomology, Graduate Student
University of Maryland

8:30am

Insect Biological Control

Alan Leslie, Extension Educator
University of Maryland Extension

9:00am

Small Fruit Update

Ben Beale, Extension Educator
University of Maryland Extension

9:30am

MDA PAT Update

TBA
Maryland Department of Agriculture

10:00am

Sponsor  Highlights

10:15am

Food Safety Update

Angela Ferelli, Agent Associate & Carol Allen, Agent Associate
University of Maryland

10:45am

Soil Health in High Tunnels

Neith little, Urban Educator & Andrew Ristvey, Alternative Crops Specialist
University of Maryland Extension

11:15am

Fruit Tactics for the Coastal Plains

Dave Myers, Extension Educator
University of Maryland Extension

11:45am

MDA Nutrient Management Update

TBA
Maryland department of Agriculture

12:15pm

Adjourn Complete recertification forms and program evaluations.

CCA, Nutrient Management and Private Pesticide Applicator credits will be offered for MD, DE, & PA.


To print the agenda (pdf) click "Related Files" at the bottom of the page.


OTHER VIRTUAL WINTER FRUIT MEETINGS SCHEDULED

February 10, 2021 - Wednesday 8am-Noon

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