Vegetable and Root Crop Virtual Field Day
September 16, 2020 6:00PM - 8:00PM 6-8 p.m.
Contact: Betsy Braid, firstname.lastname@example.org, 517-884-7081
MSU and industry researchers showcase research. Growers will see the results of ongoing crop research on the farms where the research findings can be implemented.
6:00 p.m. - Welcome, Ben Werling
6:10 p.m. - Asparagus Beetle Research Update, Jennifer Zavalnitskaya and Dr. Zsofia Szendrei
6:30 p.m. - Nitrogen rate and timing for Michigan Veggies, Michael Metiva and Dr. Zach Hayden
6:50 p.m. - Plant-parasitic Nematode Carrot and Parsnip Research, Ellie Darling & Dr. Marisol Quintanilla-Tornel
7:10 p.m. - Disease Control of Vegetables, Dr. Mary Hausbeck
7:30 p.m. - Root Crop Research Update, Ben Werling
7:50 p.m. - Question & Answer, Wrap-up, Ben Werling
Certified Crop Adviser and Restricted Use Pesticide Credits
This event will count for two restricted use pesticide (RUP) credits. Certified crop advisor (CCA) credits will also be available, pending approval from the state