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Upper Peninsula Potato Field Day

When:
Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM
Where:
VanDamme Farms (Dinner sponsored by Nutrien Ag Solutions - Gladstone, MI)
2371 St. Nicholas Rd
Rock, MI  49880
Contact:
Monica Jean
906-786-3032
Category:
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