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.

 

 

NYSBGA Events

 

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Other Events

 

Farm Business Succession Kickoff Seminar

December 14
East Syracuse, NY

Succession planning is tricky. Let Cornell CCE of Onondaga show you the ropes in this Farm Business Succession Kickoff Seminar, with presentations on tax, legal, and estate implications, plus family communication and financial considerations. Sign up by December 7.

 

North American rasberry & Blackberry Conference

January 9–12
Savannah, GA

The North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference offers two full days of educational sessions, preceded by two limited-registration events on January 9, a Fundamentals of Caneberry Production workshop and a Tour of the Port of Savannah. We'll also have posters, exhibits, and lots of opportunity for networking. The conference is being held in association with the Southeast Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference, and your registration will include access to all the tracks of educational sessions and the large trade show of the SE Regional Conference on January 11–12. Register here.

2019 Empire State Producers EXPO

January 15-17
Syracuse, NY

This annual show combines the major fruit, flower, and vegetable associations of New York State in order to provide a comprehensive trade show and educational conference for New York producers, as well as neighboring states and Eastern Canada. Session topics include commodity specific programs in berries, cole crops, cut flowers, tree fruit, sweet corn, tomato, onions, root crops, vine crops, and emerging markets (hard cider and hemp); and multidisciplinary programs in weed management, precision ag, soil health, biopesticides, ag labor, forecasting and climate tools for agriculture, marketing, bird management, high tunnels, and floriculture crops in greenhouse production. DEC pesticide recertification credits and Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) credits will be offered during the appropriate educational sessions. Register here.

9th North American Strawberry Symposium

February 3
Orlando, FL

Held in conjunction with the annual North American Strawberry Growers Association conference, this workshop will include topics such automation and precision agriculture, physiology and production management, strawberry breeding tools and tips, and weed management. Register at nasga.org.

2nd Annual Eastern NY Fruit and Vegetable Conference

February 19-21
Albany, NY

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 here soon.

 

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