Program

Conference and Trade Show
Jan 28-29-30, 2020
Keystone Centre, Brandon, Manitoba

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28TH, 2020


6:30 TO 8:00 PM
ICE BREAKER
IN THE MANITOBA ROOM
Join us for appetizers and beverages courtesy of Burbank Express

FREE FRIES
Offered Wednesday from 10 am to noon and 1 to 3 pm
and
Thursday from 10 am to 11:30 am
Between booth #65 & 66 in the UCT Pavilion

RISE & SHINE – BREAKFAST IS ON IN THE UCT PAVILION
8:00 AM WEDNESDAY
8:00 AM THURSDAY

LOCATION INFORMATION
THE TRADE SHOW IS HELD IN THE MANITOBA & UCT PAVILION ROOM
WITH PRESENTATIONS ACROSS THE HALL IN CITY SQUARE

ANY QUESTIONS? STOP BY THE REGISTRATION DESK LOCATED IN THE UCT PAVILION

WEDNESDAY JANUARY 29TH, 2020


CONFERENCE OPENS

8:00 AM BREAKFAST IN THE UCT PAVILION
9:00 AM WELCOMING REMARKS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
9:05 AM Blackdot: Biology, management, and how field diagnostics can help – Neil Gudmestad
9:40 AM Incorporating Disease-Suppressive Rotation Crops into Potato Cropping Systems – Bob Larkin
10:10 AM Soil-building Crops in Prince Edward Island – Ryan Barrett
10:40 AM COFFEE BREAK

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

 

Sponsored by Syngenta Canada

11:25 AM When the Going gets Tough – Gerry Friesen

 


12:15 PM BUFFET LUNCHEON IN THE UCT PAVILION
1:30 PM Sprayer Demo
What are the newest nozzles and how are they different from what you’re using? – Tom Wolf
2:15 PM Coping with Pesticide Re-evaluation – Tracy Shinners-Carnelley
2:35 PM Control Soil Erosion to Protect the Registration of Plant Protection Products
– Luc Bourgeois
3:00 PM COFFEE BREAK
4:00 PM How Measuring Sucrose and Glucose Levels Can Assist in Potato Storage Management for Maximum Fry Quality at the Factory – Todd Forbush
4:30 PM Late Blight Spore Trapping: The Ontario Experience – Eugenia Banks

 


5:30 PM SPUDS & SUDS SUPPER FEATURING Mike Sacharko

THURSDAY JANUARY 30TH, 2020


CONFERENCE OPENS

8:00 AM BREAKFAST IN THE UCT PAVILION
9:00 AM WELCOMING REMARKS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
9:05 AM Sprayer Demo
What are the newest nozzles and how are they different from what you’re using? – Tom Wolf
9:50 AM Powdery Scab and Mop Top Etiology: What you need to know to manage these diseases – Neil Gudmestad
10:30 AM COFFEE BREAK
11:15 AM Seed Spacing – trials comparing 36 to 34 to 32 – Mark Pavek
11:45 AM Grower Panel – Seed Spacing
John Goff – Corduroy Plains
Sheldon Wiebe – JP Wiebe
Russell Jonk – Swansfleet Alliance
Wayne Derksen – Hespler Enterprises

12:30 PM THURSDAY LUNCHEON FEATURING Darby Allen

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