Your success is our success! We host a variety of educational workshops and Field Days to give berry growers like you the tools you need to protect and improve your crops, learn the latest in farming techniques, and market your business. We also keep you up-to-date on other industry events.
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United Fresh 2019 Convention & Expo
Three days of enhanced networking, B2B partner meetings, education, and more. Learn about the newest produce and products, tech innovations that support growth, development, promotion, transportation, and expansion across the supply chain. More information and register at unitedfreshshow.org.
Last Monday Grant Webinar for Fruit and Vegetable Growers
The webinar will be limited to grants that are relevant to fruit and vegetable farmers in Eastern New York. More information and register at https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/events.php.
Pesticide Exam Certification Summer Trainings
July 2–July 23
CCE ENYCHP Horticulture Specialists Mike Basedow and Elisabeth Hodgdon will be offering four afternoons of training to review core concepts and commodity specific items in preparation for the exam. More information and register at https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1183.
FSMA/PSA Food Grower Training Course
July 15, 2019
A grower training course developed by the Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) that meets the regulatory requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule. At least one person per farm producing more than $25,000 worth of fruits and vegetables must attend this course once. Participants will receive a certificate of course completion from the Association of Food and Drug Officials. More information and register at https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1180.
Vermont Berry Growers Workshop
Rob Meadows and Patricia Rydle invite you to a tour of their 6-acre PYO organic blueberry and raspberry farm. Come see, and possibly try out, their new East Harvester for blueberries. Rob will explain his laser distress call systems for bird control, and we will see their farm store and cool-room setup. Click here for more information.