Montcalm Research Center Potato Field Day
Date: August 9, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: 4629 W. McBrides Road Lakeview, MI 48850
Contact: Bruce Sackett 989-365-3473
The event includes a Michigan Potato Industry Commission (MPIC) research committee meeting with Michigan State University (MSU) researchers, wagon tours of potato research around the facility, educational sessions and a catered dinner. MSU AgBioResearch scientists Kurt Steinke, Zsofia Szendrei, Willie Kirk, George Bird and Jay Hao, and potato experts Joe Coombs, Joel Gruver, Beth Bishop, Chris Long and Michelle Meng will lead discussions on subjects such as Colorado potato beetle insecticides and new methods for measuring potato maturity and stress.
Please view the press release for more information about this event.