Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture Enrollment

Program Areas

  • Food Safety
  • Variety Evaluation
  • Market Development
  • Pest Management
  • Cultural Practices

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  • Newsletter
  • Direct Mailings
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
  • In-Field Educational Opportunities
  • On-Farm Research Trials

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Event Offers DEC Credits

Event Details

Date

February 25, 2015

Time

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Location

PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION: Best Western Sovereign Hotel
1228 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203

Cost

$30.00 ENYCHP enrollee
(additional attendee $30.00 ea.)

$50.00 Non-ENYCHP Enrollee
(additional attendee $50.00 ea.)

Host

Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture

Pre-Registration Deadline: February 26, 2015

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Capital District Commercial Vegetable Growers' School and Mini Trade Show!

February 25, 2015


Capital District Commercial Vegetable Growers' School and Mini Trade Show!
Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 8:00 am to 4:15 pm   (PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION)
Best Western Sovereign Hotel
1228 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203


Cost: $30 per person (includes lunch and all meeting materials) for enrolled ENYCHP members, $50 for non-enrolled participants. Must be pre-registered by February 18, 2015

Meeting agenda:

8:00 Registration, DEC Recertification Sign-up, coffee and visit with our sponsors!

8:50 Introduction and announcements - Chuck Bornt, CCE Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture Program

9:00 Thrips Management and Subterranean Mites and Insects— Brian Nault- Cornell University, NYSAES, Geneva

9:30 Cover Crops for Cash—Aaron Gabriel, CCE Capital Area Agricultural Horticulture Program

10:00 Root Crop Diseases Revisited - Dr. Sarah Pethybridge, Cornell University, NYSAES, Geneva

10:30 Industry Updates & Coffee Break

11:00 Soil Health for Weather Resiliency — Carol MacNeil, CCE Cornell Vegetable Program

11:30 Irish Potato Variety Trial Results - Chuck Bornt, CCE ENYCHP

11:45 Hudson Valley Farm Link—Tim Biello, American Farmland Trust

12:00 Hot Buffet Lunch, Visit with Sponsors

12:50
Bio-Pesticides Products from Certis-, H. Brett Highland, PhD. Field Development Manager,
Certis USA

1:20 Bio-Pesticides Products from BioWorks- John Francis, Technical Services Manager, BioWorks Inc.,
Victor, NY

1:50 Bio-Pesticides Efficacy Trials- Margaret McGrath, Cornell University, Long Island Horticultural
Research & Extension Center

2:20 Oomycete Panel Discussion - Crystal Stewart CCE ENYCHP, Margaret McGrath, Cornell University
and Brian Leckie, Cornell University, Dept. Plant Breeding

3:05 Break

3:15 Sweet Onion Variety Trial - Brian M. Leckie, Cornell University, Dept. Plant Breeding

3:30 Leek Moth - Amy Ivy, CCE ENYCHP

3:45 Tomato Bacterial Diseases—Teresa Rusinek, CCE ENYCHP

4:15 Evaluations, pick up DEC Sheets and Adjourn

We have received 4.5 DEC Recertification credits for this location in Categories 1A, 23 and 10.




Agenda (PDF; 283KB)

Vegetable School Registration Form (PDF; 50KB)

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Apples

Apricots

Apricots

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Asparagus

Beets

Beets

Blueberries

Blueberries

Broccoli

Broccoli

Brussels Sprouts

Brussels Sprouts

Cabbage

Cabbage

Carrots

Carrots

Cauliflower

Cauliflower

Cherries

Cherries

Cucumbers

Cucumbers

Dry Beans

Dry Beans

Eggplant

Eggplant

Ethnic Vegetables

Ethnic Vegetables

Garlic

Garlic

Grapes

Grapes

Horseradish

Horseradish

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi

Leeks

Leeks

Lettuce / Leafy Greens

Lettuce / Leafy Greens

Melons

Melons

Nectarines

Nectarines

Onions

Onions

Parsnips

Parsnips

Peaches

Peaches

Pears

Pears

Peas

Peas

Peppers

Peppers

Plums

Plums

Potatoes

Potatoes

Pumpkins / Gourds

Pumpkins / Gourds

Radishes

Radishes

Raspberries / Blackberries

Raspberries / Blackberries

Rhubarb

Rhubarb

Rutabaga

Rutabaga

Snap Beans

Snap Beans

Squash - Summer

Squash - Summer

Squash- Winter

Squash- Winter

Strawberries

Strawberries

Sweet Corn

Sweet Corn

Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potatoes

Tomatoes

Tomatoes

Turnips

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Farm Financial Education for Women - Annies Project

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9:00am to 2:00pm
Kingston, NY

This 4-part series is designed for women who are farm owners or farm managers, or who anticipate moving into a decision-making position on a farm.  The program runs from November through January.

Certificates will be awarded from Annie's Project to those who complete all sessions and who have applied to have the program qualify for FSA borrower training.

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Reduced Tillage on Muck Soils: Results and Farmer Discussion from 2018 Trials

Event Offers DEC Credits

December 13, 2018
10:15am-12:00pm
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Join Ethan Grundberg and Chuck Bornt of CCE ENYCHP on Thursday, December 13th for a review and discussion of the 2018 reduced tillage trials on muck soils. They will cover cover crops used, equipment, cultural practices and the goals and results of the trials. 
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Join Peter Jentsch & Dr. Srdan Acimovic, homeowners and management professionals for a three-week series, each evening discussion and workshop focusing on 3 hours devoted to establishing
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Announcements

ENYCHP Fruit and Vegetable Conference Feb 19-22

Join us for the 2nd Annual Eastern NY Fruit and Vegetable Conference! This year we will be expanding our conference to include a third day and many exciting new sessions. Speakers, topic details, and registration information will be available soon. Mark your calendars, and don't miss this great line-up!

Tuesday February 19th- Thursday 21st, 2019

Desmond Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Rd
Albany, NY 12211


Resources from CCE ENYCHP!

We are developing new ways to connect with the CCE ENYCHP team this year! We have a Youtube page located at this link. Check out videos on Table Grape Production, Pest Updates and the 20 Minute Ag Manager - in 4 Minutes series

We have a Facebook Page here as well as an Instagram page. We keep these places updated with current projects, events, and other interesting articles and deadlines.

There are also text alerts available. Fruit and vegetable farmers in 17 Eastern NY counties can now receive real time alerts on high risk disease and pest outbreaks texted directly to their cell phone. The Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture program, which is supported by local Cornell Cooperative Extension associations, will now offer text alerts to those that sign up. 

The text alerts will be reserved for important crop alerts that could impact management decisions immediately. For instance, if there were an outbreak of Late Blight in the area, this would be transmitted to vegetable growers.

Farmers can choose the crop for which they wish to receive updates. Additionally they can request that Ag Business Alerts be sent to them. These alerts might include due dates for crop insurance deadlines, market opportunities etc.

Text alerts are easy to access. Just click on the link below and fill out a very short registration form. It takes just seconds to do - access to important information has never been so easy!!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR CCE ENYCHP TEXT ALERTS!

If you have questions, please contact enychp@cornell.edu


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