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Event Offers DEC Credits

Event Details

Date

December 12, 2018

Time

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM and 1:15 - 3:00 PM

Location

First United Methodist Church
8221 Lewiston Rd (Rt 63)
Batavia, NY 14020

Cost

This event is free.

Host

Cornell Vegetable Program

Julie Kikkert
585-313-8160


2018 Processing Vegetable Crops Advisory Meeting

December 12, 2018

2018 Processing Vegetable Crops Advisory Meeting

Sweet corn, pea, beet, and carrot processing growers and industry members are invited to attend. Discuss the 2018 growing season and management concerns. Reports and discussion of the 2018 Projects funded by the New York Vegetable Research Council/Association. Review priorities and the role of the advisory group in applications for state and federal grants. Give your input on the format of future advisory meetings and future educational programs.

9:30 AM Welcome, Introductions, Announcements -- Julie Kikkert, CCE Cornell Vegetable Program and Steve Reiners, Cornell

SWEET CORN ROUNDTABLE - discussion of the 2018 growing season
Reports of NYVRAC-Funded Sweet Corn Research Projects
  • Sweet corn herbicide trial -- Liz Maloney, Cornell
  • NYS processing sweet corn variety trial -- Jim Ballerstein, Cornell
  • Insecticides and application timing for corn earworm control -- Brian Nault, Cornell
Reports from other-funded projects
  • Evaluation of OMRI-listed products for insect management in organic sweet corn -- Brian Nault, Cornell
Continued Discussion and Review of Sweet Corn Industry Research Priorities for 2019

GREEN PEA ROUNDTABLE - discussion of the 2018 growing season
Reports of NYVRAC-Funded Pea Research Projects
  • NYS processing green pea variety trial -- Jim Ballerstein, Cornell
  • Seed corn maggots in peas -- Brian Nault, Cornell
Continued Discussion and Review of Green Pea Industry Research Priorities for 2019

12:30 PM Adjourn and pick up DEC certificates from morning session

LUNCH (complimentary)

1:15 PM LIMA BEAN ROUNDTABLE
- discussion of the 2018 growing season and review of industry priorities for 2019. No funded projects this year.

BEET AND CARROT ROUNDTABLE - discussion of the 2018 growing season.
Reports of NYVRAC-funded Beet & Carrot Research Projects
  • Herbicide trials in beets and carrots -- Liz Maloney, Cornell
  • Enabling the Registration of Miravis Top for Cercospora Leaf Spot Control in Table Beet -- Julie Kikkert, CCE Cornell Vegetable Program
  • Engaging the Enemy! Root Decay in Table Beets Part II -- Julie Kikkert, CCE Cornell Vegetable Program
Continued Discussion and Review of Table Beet & Carrot Industry Research Priorities for 2019

3:00 PM ADJOURN and pick up DEC certificates from afternoon session

CCA and DEC credits will be available:
  • Sweet corn and pea advisory (9:30 AM - 12:30 PM), 2.75 DEC recertification credits (categories 10, 1a, 23) and 1.5 DEC recertification credits (category 21)
  • Lima bean, table beet and carrot advisory (1:15 - 3:00 PM), 1.5 DEC recertification credits (categories 10, 1a, 23)

Cost: FREE! No registration required. For more information, contact Julie Kikkert.



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Soil sampling is an important part of managing your crops, but it's important to do it correctly. In this video created by the Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture Program, Vegetable Specialist Amy Ivy demonstrates how to take a soil sample.

For more information or to get soil sampling forms and supplies, visit Agro-One online.

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The 2019 Cornell Integrated Crop and Pest Management Guidelines for Commercial Vegetable Production are now available!

Written by Cornell University specialists, this publication is designed to offer producers, seed and chemical dealers, and crop consultants practical information on growing and managing vegetable crops in New York State. Topics include general culture, nutrient management, transplant production, postharvest handling, organic production, and managing common vegetable crop pest concerns. A preview of the Vegetable Guidelines can be seen online.

Highlighted changes in the 2019 Vegetable Guidelines include:
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Cornell Crop and Pest Management Guidelines are available as a print copy ($41), online-only access ($41), or a package combining print and online access ($57.50). Shipping charges will be added to your order. Cornell Guidelines can be obtained through many local Cornell Cooperative Extension offices, or from The Cornell Store at Cornell University or call (844) 688-7620.

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