2016 Bay Thumb Vegetable Meetings

Date: January 28, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Krzysiak's House Restaurant, 1605 Michigan Ave, Bay City, MI
Contact: Ben Phillips, (989) 758-2502, phill406@msu.edu

-   Two Meetings   -

-   Same Great Schedule   -

-   2 RUP Credits   -

-   Lunch   -

-   $20   -

Bay Veg Meeting - Bay County
Thursday, January 28th    
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Krzysiak’s House Restaurant (upstairs)
1605 Michigan Ave, Bay City, MI

 

Thumb Veg Meeting - Lapeer County
Thursday, February 25th    
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lenny Miller’s Restaurant
5800 Dryden Rd, Dryden, MI

 


8:30 a.m. – Registration and coffee

9 a.m. – FSMA Roll-out: do you qualify, and what are the next steps? 
            Phil Tocco (MSUE, Jackson)

9:35 a.m. – Cover-cropping techniques in vegetable rotations and non-chemical weed control
            Dr. Dan Brainard (MSU Vegetable Horticulturalist)

10:10 a.m. – Identification & management of common vegetable diseases and disorders
            Charlie Krasnow (MSU Vegetable Plant Pathology student) on Jan 28
            Mary Hausbeck (MSU Vegetable Plant Pathologist) on Feb 25

10:45 a.m. – Refreshments Break

10:55 a.m. – Using traps to monitor and manage old and new vegetable insect pests
            Dr. Zsofia Szendrei (MSU Vegetable Entomologist) & Ben Phillips (MSUE, Saginaw)

11:30 a.m. – Weed ID and management
            Dr. Bernie Zandstra (MSU Weed Scientist)

Noon – Buffet lunch and adjourn

Pre-register by mail, phone, or online:

1 Tuscola St, Suite 100A, Saginaw, MI 48607

989.758.2500

 

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