Regional research workshop in Central Otago

Tue, Jun. 26, 2018 9:45am — 4:00pm | Central Otago

You are invited to attend this full day SummerGreen regional research workshop at the Clyde Rugby Club. Summerfruit NZ's R&D manager Chris Hale and SummerGreen facilitator Bernie Attfield have put together a programme showcasing the latest outcomes from our research projects and more. Our workshops allow you to speak directly with the scientists and have a close up look at the projects.

As lunch will be provided and refreshments will follow at the end of the workshop, please RSVP to Kate Colhoun by email to kate.colhoun@plantandfood.co.nz 

 

Programme

Introduction Chris Hale

Worker accommodation issues Tim Jones

Freedom camping update Tim Cadogan

Summerfruit research projects

Future Orchard Planting Systems (FOPS) Jill Stanley

Vapormate for pest disinfestation Kate Colhoun

Pollination Milena Janke

Evaluation of new selections Claire Scofield

Barbeque lunch

Managing Pathogen Resistance in Summerfruit Project

Botrytis – Central Otago Phil Elmer

Induced resistance to bacterial pathogens Tony Reglinski

Bacterial canker – Central Otago Virginia Marroni

Brown rot – Hawkes Bay Peter Wood

Refreshments will follow the session

Time: 9.45am to 4pm

Date: Tuesday, 26 June

Location: Clyde Rugby Club, 10 Whitby Street, Clyde

If you have any questions regarding this workshop, please don't hesitate to contact Kate Colhoun or Bernie Attfield (from 18 June) by email to bernie.attfield@plantandfood.co.nz 

 

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