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UMass Cranberry Management Update 2019

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Event date/time: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 7:30am to 4:00pm
Event location: 
Hotel 1620 at Plymouth Harbor

 

UMASS CRANBERRY MANAGEMENT UPDATE

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Hotel 1620 at Plymouth Harbor

180 Water Street, Plymouth, MA

Tentative Schedule of Events (4 contact hours)

  7:30   Registration (with coffee)

  8:00   What’s New? – Hilary Sandler, Director

  8:15   New Pathology Directions in MA – Sai Sree Uppala

  9:00   Weed Management – Hilary Sandler

  9:30   Herbicide Research Update – Katie Ghantous

10:00   COFFEE BREAK

10:30   Climate Change and Cranberry – Hilary Sandler/Katie Ghantous

10:45   Kettle Holes, Cranberry and Climate Change – Steve Smith, CCNS

11:15   New Visions in Plant Physiology – Giverson Mupambi

11:30   Setting the (Fertilizer) Record Straight – Casey Kennedy, USDA

11:45   New USDA Project, Weweantic Water Quality Project – Chris Neal, WHRC

12:00   LUNCH BREAK (on your own)

  1:00   Using Drones to Infer Soil Moisture from Imagery (near surface temp) – Rebecca Brennan

  1:20   TBD

  1:40   Revisiting Adjuvants – Spreader, Stickers, or NIS – Hilary Sandler

  2:10   The Latest in State and Federal Regs – Marty Sylvia

  2:30   Scale Not Made Simple – Anne Averill

  2:55   Weevil Lab and Field Trials – Marty Sylvia

  3:30   Wrap-up and Paperwork

Contact's name: 
Robyn Hardy
Contact's phone: 
508-295-2212x10
Contact's email: