University of Vermont

UVM Fruit

Tree Fruit: Meeting Information

See also: Cider

Vermont Tree Fruit Growers' Association

2019 Annual Meeting: February 14, 2019. Middlebury, VT American Legion

8:30     Registration

9:00     Welcome

9:05     Recap of the 2018 Season
Terence Bradshaw, UVM Tree Fruit and Viticulture Specialist

9:30     Post-infection Management of Shoot Blight Stage with Apogee and Other Fire Blight Efficacy Trials           
Srdjan Acimovic, Cornell Plant Pathologist

10:15   Crop Load and Harvest Management (Retain) and Enhancing Fruit Quality with Plant Growth Regulators
Win Cowgill, Rutgers Professor Emeritus and Horticulturalist

11:15   FSMA Produce Safety Rule & Vermont Produce Program
Dominique Giroux, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets

11:50   VTFGA Business Meeting
Eric Boire, VTFGA President

12:00   LUNCH

1:00     Guiding Apple Scab Management with RIMpro and Efficacy Trials with Revysol and SDHI Fungicides
Srdjan Acimovic, Cornell Plant Pathologist

1:45     Apple Production Systems World Wide (and the US) and the Move to High Density
Win Cowgill, Rutgers Professor Emeritus and Horticulturalist

2:45     2018 UVM-Nutrien Orchard Monitoring Project
Sarah Kingsley-Richards, UVM Research Technician

3:15     Experiences in Lebanon: Strategies for Improving Apple Markets and Implications for Vermont Growers
Terence Bradshaw, UVM Tree Fruit and Viticulture Specialist

4:00     Wrap-up and Adjourn

2018 Annual Meeting: February 15, 2018. Middlebury, VT American Legion
2017 Annual Meeting
2016 Annual Meeting
2015 Annual Meeting

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