Fruit Grower Blueberry and Blackberry Program
Tuesday, November 12th 6:00-9:00 pm
Location: Lorain County Extension, 42110 Russia Rd. Elyria, OH 44035
Cost: $20.00 program*
Seating is limited, register early.
Available Credit: 1 hr. private PAT, fruit and vegetable (category 3)
*An extra $5 fee will be charged for credit
This is the meeting for commercial blueberry and raspberry/blackberry growers in the region. Take some time to meet and network with other growers--large and small, experienced and new. The group represents growers in multiple counties. If you are currently growing or considering growing blueberries, raspberries or blackberries this meeting is for you. It, however, is not intended for hobby or homegrowers.
James Jasinski, Associate Professor, Integrated Pest Management Program Coordinator – Spotted Wing Drosophila monitoring efforts and updates on pesticide and exclusion
Doug Doohan, Professor, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science – Weed management in blueberries and brambles
Timothy J Malinich, Assistant Professor, OSU Extension of Erie County – Blueberry and blackberry nutrient management
Ann M. Chanon, OSU Extension of Lorain County – Pesticide mix considerations and jar tests