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Upper Peninsula Potato Field Day

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM
VanDamme Farms (Dinner sponsored by Nutrien Ag Solutions - Gladstone, MI)
2371 St. Nicholas Rd
Rock, MI  49880
Monica Jean
MPIC Field Days
Registration is recommended
No Fee

Field Day Agenda

All activities will be at VanDamme Farms, 2371 St. Nicholas Rd, Rock, MI 49880
  • Michigan and US Potato Industry Overview, Mike Wenkel, Executive Director, Michigan Potato Industry Commission
  • Seed Industry Update, Jeff Axford, Executive Director, Michigan Seed Potato Association
  • Variety Trial Report, Chris Long, MSU Potato Specialist
  • Nematode Management, Dr. Marisol Quintanilla, MSU Entomology Specialist 
  • Disease Management, Dr. Jamie WIllbur, Potato & Sugar Beet Pathologist, MSU Plant Pathology
  • Pearl Millet Research Report, Jesse Cousineau, Cousineau Potato Farm
  • Dinner is sponsored by Nutrien Ag Solutions, Gladstone, MI