Late Summer Horticultural Crops Twilight

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Wye Research & Education Center (Farm)

211 Farm Lane

Queenstown, MD 21658

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An evening discussing late summer horticultural crops including no till pumpkins, sweet corn production, apple production and wine grapes.

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No-Till Pumpkin Variety Trial

With comments about the 2019 season by:

- Jerry Brust, UME Senior Agent, State Vegetable Specialist

- Kate Everts, UMD Professor, Vegetable Plant Pathology

- Mike Newell, WyeREC Horticultural Crops Program Manager

Sweet Corn Production Technology

What’s the latest and greatest information about insect control in BT sweet corn

- Kelly Hamby, Assistant Professor, UMD- Department of Entomology

- Galen Dively, Professor Emeritus, IPM Specialist, UMD-Department of Entomology

Apple Production

Information from the Walsh Lab

Problems with new size-controlling rootstocks and food safety issues

- Chris Walsh Professor, UMD-PSLA

- Carol Allen

- Angela Ferelli

Wine Grapes at WyeREC

Hear the latest on wine grape selections being evaluated at WyeREC

- Joe Fiola, UME Principle Agent, Viticulture and Small Fruit Specialist

Special Topic Tour Stop!

Never before seen at a UMD Agricultural Research Farm!

- You’ll need to attend to see.

Free to attend, but registration is required

Contact Elizabeth Friedel, efriedel@umd.edu; 410-827-8056 X115 for questions regarding registration or if you need assistance to attend this program. For program information, contact Mike Newell, mnewell@umd.edu; 410-827-7388.

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Wye Research & Education Center (Farm)

211 Farm Lane

Queenstown, MD 21658

United States

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