Flower Trials Field Day

Celebrating 85 years, this event is one of the largest programs of its kind!
Flower Trials Field Day - Workshops
Language: English

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When: Thu., Jul. 26, 2018
(8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Where: Southeast Agricultural Research and Extension Center
1446 Auction Rd.
Manheim, Pennsylvania 17545

registration deadline: July 20, 2018
11:59 p.m.

Flower Trials Field Day is an annual event to showcase the Penn State Flower Trials network with industry representatives and connect with customers. The Penn State Flower Trials is one of the largest programs of its kind and is celebrating the 85th year of continuous operation.

This year's program includes current information on aphid management, current disease topics, and features Keynote Chris Beytes, editor of Grower Talks magazine.

Who is this for?

Those interested in seeing firsthand the newest annual and perennial flowers offered in the spring to garden center and landscape clients!


Thursday, July 26, 2018

08:00 am Registration (Coffee & Donuts)

08:30 am Welcome & Opening Remarks

08:45 am Tour of Trial Gardens & Research

11:00 am Water Quality & Pesticide Efficacy

11:30 am Establishment & Longevity Flower Trials Disease Evaluations

12:00 pm Lunch

01:00 pm Acres Online Live!

02:00 pm Update on Aphids: The World's Most Serious Agricultural Pest

02:30 pm Pesticide Storage & Transport

03:00 pm Adjourn


Entomology Integrated Pest Management Lycorma delicatula (Spotted Lanternfly)

More by Amy Korman 

Greenhouse Production Nursery Production Landscape Management Turf Management Tree Fruit Production Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Hydroponic Production Specialty Cut Flower Production Grape Production Hops Production

More by Thomas Ford 

Floriculture Plant Propagation Plant Breeding Plant Nutrition

More by Sinclair Adam 

Chris Beytes

Andy Brown

Nancy Gregory


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