Annual Growers Meeting Via Zoom
January 25, 2021 You must preregister before January 25th to attend
9:00 am Welcome
9:05 am Brian Nault, Cornell, NY.
Seed corn maggot biology and management in vegetable crops with an emphasis on seed treatments
9:45 am Y. Ampatzidis, U of Florida
Drones, artificial intelligence and the future of pest management
10:25 am Theresa Yoshioka, ODA
Food trends, vegetables and market assessments in the Pacific Rim
11:05 am Erik Petersen, ACE
US Army Corp of Engineers - Willamette Valley Update
11:45 am Ed Peachey, OSU
Lorsban and weed control updates - Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to preregister for free pesticide credits or text your name and pesticide license number to 541-740-6712 before January 25, 2021.
Raffle - Two Specialty Crop Block Grant funded travel vouchers for OSU Agricultural Technology Tours, of $1,000 & $500 each will be raffled off at the end of the meeting. You must preregister and attend the entire meeting to qualify. Vouchers are transferable to other growers or Ag professionals of your choice. The vouchers can only be used for OSU Ag Technology Tours such as the tentatively planned 10-day trip to Australia February 2022. One award per economic unit or farm.