Greenhouse Growers Day
When: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019 (7:30 AM - 3:00 PM)
Where: Shady Maple Smorgasbord
129 Toddy Dr.
East Earl, Pennsylvania 17519
registration deadline: January 20, 2019
The annual Greenhouse Growers Day will help keep growers up-to-date with the latest practices and techniques to produce high-quality, herbaceous plants.
To Be Covered
This cutting-edge program will cover new strategies for greenhouse production, insect and disease management, and production techniques. The Penn State Flower Trials Results are presented at this meeting to provide the most recent performance data.
Pesticide applicator credits are available to licensed applicators of the following states:
- New Jersey
* General Agenda *
07:30 am Registration
08:15 am Welcome
08:30 am Mealybugs Category Topic
09:30 am Seed Raised Perennials
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Best of Penn State Flower Trials
11:15 am Pesticide Jeopardy Core Topic
12:15 pm Lunch (provided) Core Topic
01:15 pm Scheduling Perennials
01:45 pm System Production Basics for Leafy Greens
02:15 pm Hershey Gardens: Penn State Flower Trials Satellite Site Successes and Challenges
01:15 pm Impact of Pesticides on Pollinators Core Topic
01:45 pm Making Biofungicides Work in Your Operation Category Topic
02:15 pm Federal Worker Protection Standard: Key Areas for Compliance by Greenhouse Growers Core Topic
Frequently Asked Questions
Ed Rajotte, Ph.D.