The 2020 Ontario Potato Conference will be held on Thursday, March 5 at the Delta Hotel & Conference Centre in Guelph. According to conference organizer, Eugenia Banks, topics will include:
●Tips for successful crop emergence
●Enhancing soil health
●Declining yields and what to do about it
●Rethinking the use of potato fungicides
●Fighting the Colorado Potato Beetle with a shrinking insecticide tool box
●Soil compaction: Innovative strategies to reduce this yield robber
●2019 Processing trial results
The trade show will have new technologies on display and networking with exhibitors is encouraged.
The early registration fee of $50 is due by February 28, 2020 which includes lunch and free parking. After that date, the fee increases to $80.
Source: Ontario Potato Board January 6, 2020 email.