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WBGA puts on various educational events each year.  Check back here for details about upcoming events.

Thursday, June 1, 2017 – Summer Field Day – Arnold’s Strawberries – Rudolph, WI  (343 County Road PP, Rudolph, WI)

8:30 Registration & Refreshments
9:00 Welcome & Sessions Start

Diseases: Scouting and Management Strategies – Patty McManus, UW-Plant Pathology

Problems with Thrips, Strawberry Root Weevil and Strawberry Rootworm? Basic information and IPM practices for these pests – Christelle Guedot, UW-Entomology

Strawberry Establishment and/Or Renovations – Brian Smith, UW-River Falls

Irrigation Practices for Strawberries – Amaya Atucha, UW-Horticulture

Noon – Lunch

Food Safety Modernization Act – Erin Silva, UW-Plant Pathology

Arnold’s Strawberries Farm Tour (1-2 Hours)

Adjourn

PLANNING AHEAD

August 2017: Advanced Blueberry School – Location TBD

January 21-23, 2018: Wisconsin Fruit and Vegetable Conference, Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells