University of Maryland Extension

Late Summer Horticultural Crops Twilight

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Wye Research and Education Center
211 Farm Lane
Queenstown, MD 21658
United States

No-Till Pumpkin Variety Trial
With comments about the 2019 season by:

-          Jerry Brust, UME Senior Agent, State Vegetable Specialist

-          Kate Everts, UMD Professor, Vegetable Plant Pathology

-          Mike Newell, WyeREC Horticultural Crops Program Manager

Sweet Corn Production Technology
What’s the latest and greatest information about insect control in BT sweet corn

-          Kelly Hamby, Assistant Professor, UMD- Department of Entomology

-          Galen Dively, Professor Emeritus, IPM Specialist, UMD-Department of Entomology

Apple Production
Information from the Walsh Lab
Problems with new size-controlling rootstocks and food safety issues

-          Chris Walsh, Professor, UMD-PSLA

-          Carol Allen, UME Extension Agent

-          Angela C. Ferelli, PhD, Agent Associate, Food Safety Specialist

Wine Grapes at WyeREC
Hear the latest on wine grape selections being evaluated at WyeREC

-          Joe Fiola, UME Principle Agent, Viticulture and Small Fruit Specialist

Special Topic Tour Stop!
Never before seen at a UMD Agricultural Research Farm!

-          You’ll need to attend to see.


Free to attend, but registration is required at:
Kindly register by Friday, September 13th.
Contact Elizabeth Friedel,; 410-827-8056 X115 for questions regarding registration or if you need assistance to attend this program. For program information, contact Mike Newell,; 410-827-7388.

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