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Presque Isle Potato Field Day

When:
Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Where:
Wilk Variety Trial (Lunch sponsored by Great Lakes Agri. Service Inc., Wilbur-Ellis Company)
4500 Lake Augusta Hwy.
Hawks, MI  49743
Contact:
James DeDecker
989-734-2168
Category:
MPIC Field Days
Registration is recommended
No Fee



Field Day Agenda



Field Day will be held at the Wilk Variety Trial, 4500 Lake Augusta Hwy., Hawks, MI 49743

  • 11:00 am Welcome and Local Crop Update James DeDecker, Agriculture Educator, MSU Extension
  • 11:15 am Michigan Potato Industry Overview, Mike Wenkel, Executive Director, Michigan Potato Industry Commission
  • 11:30 am Seed Industry Update, Jeff Axford, Executive Director, Michigan Seed Potato Association
  • 11:45 am Variety Trial Report, Chris Long, Potato Specialist, MSU, Joe Coombs, Research Assistant, MSU
  • 12:15 pm Nematode Management in Potatoes, Marisol Quintanilla, Academic Specialist, MSU Dept. of Entomology

  • 1:00 pm Lunch at Lakeside Park, 150 N Lake St.; Rogers City, MI 49779
    Sponsored by: Great Lakes Agri. Service, Inc. and Wilbur-Ellis Company