April 10, 2013
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
CCE Albany County
24 Martin Rd
$20.00 CDVSFP Enrollee
$25.00 Non-CDVSFP Enrolled Grower
Pre-Registration Deadline: March 18, 2013
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2013 Capital District Garlic SchoolApril 10, 2013
10:00: The relationship between soil health and plant health- Dr. George Abawi, Geneva NY
11:00- Garlic Bloat Nematode Update: George Abawi, David Stern
11:30- Cover crop rotations for garlic: Crystal Stewart, ENY Horticulture Program & local growers
12:00-lunch and networking
12:45- Fertility management for garlic: Dr. Steve Reiners, Geneva, NY
1:15- Issues and concerns for the future-- Interactive session with the audience and the speakers
* Proposed topics include seed certification and future research needs. All topics welcome.
2:00: Safe Travels!
Garlic School 2013 (PDF; 442KB)
Building Fertility Through Cover Crops - Cancelled
March 11, 2014This workshop has been cancelled. Please contact Robert Hadad with any questions pertaining to this topic.
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
2014 NYS Dry Bean Growers Meeting
March 18, 2014Join us for the important dry bean updates for 2014! Topics will include varieties, insect, disease & weed management, and soils & tillage. Back by popular demand...there will be a tasting of innovative dry bean dishes!
9:00 am - 3:15 pm
Winter Wednesday Lunch Webinar: Weed Control in Sweet Corn, Pumpkins, and Winter Squash
March 19, 2014Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars to keep you informed about critical production issues. This series provides convenient access to timely updates in commercial vegetable and small fruit production for extension educators, producers, and industry representatives in Pennsylvania, New York, and surrounding states.
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Robin Bellinder, Cornell, and Dwight Lingenfelter, Penn State, will be speaking during this webinar on conventional and organic weed control options in sweet corn, pumpkins, and winter squash.