University of Maryland Extension

Virtual Vegetable Grower Meeting

When: 
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Where: 
Online (If not able to join online or on your phone, please contact your local ag agent)
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

 

 

Virtual Winter Vegetable Grower Meeting

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 | 8am-Noon
Registration: https://go.umd.edu/FruitVegDec2

8:00am

Legalities of Direct Farm Marketing Specialty Crops

Sarah Everhart, Legal Specialist
University of Maryland

8:30am

Maryland Food Safety Program Update

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

9:00am

Vegetable Weed Control Update

Kurt Vollmer, Weed Science Specialist
University of Maryland Extension

9:30am

MDA Pesticide Update

TBA
Maryland Department of Agriculture

10:00am

Sponsor  Highlights

10:15am

Odd Insects and Diseases of Vegetables

Jerry Brust, Vegetable IPM Specialist
University of Maryland Extension

10:45am

Managing Salinity and pH in High tunnels

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

11:15am

Vegetable Trials Update

Gordon Johnson, Vegetable Specialist
University of Delaware 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 VEGETABLE GROWERS MEETING SCHEDULED

January 28, 2021 - Thursday 8am-Noon

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Cost: 
Free
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