2017 Proceedings and Presentations

Proceedings

2017 Proceedings Book

Variety Tasting Event - Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Presentations

Strawberry I

Tree Fruit I

Winter Growing

Cucurbits & Melons

Root Crops

Wildlife Mangement

Strawberry II

Tree Fruit II

Cover Crops

Specialty Vegetable Crops

 

Sweet Corn

 

Soil Health

 

Stone Fruit

 

Brassicas & Leafy Greens

 

Mechanical Weed Control

 

Wine Grapes

 

Eggplant & Peppers

  • Four Years of Pepper Trials at Highmoor Farm
    Mark Hutton, University of Maine
  • Diseases of Peppers & Eggplant
    Cheryl Smith, University of New Hampshire
  • Chili Pepper Production for Our Sriracha Products
    Tim Wilcox, Kitchen Garden, Sunderland MA
  • Pepper Maggot is Now a Pest to be Managed
    Jude Boucher, University of Connecticut
  • Boosting Production of Asian Eggplant Varieties
    Viliam Zvalo, Vineland Research & Innovation Centre, Ontario

 

Brambles

 

Organic Production

 

Post Harvest Tools And Tips

 

Hard Cider & Cider Apples

  • Constraints & Opportunities in Growing Apples for the Cider Market
    Terence Bradshaw, University of Vermont
  • Selling Apples to Cideries; What We’re Looking For
    Justin Heilenbach, Citizen Cider, Burlington VT
  • Three Decades of Growing Cider Apples in New England
    Steve Wood, Farnum Hill Cider, Lebanon NH
  • Cidernomics: The Economics of Choices in Cider Production & Marketing
    Eleanor Leger, Eden Specialty Ciders, Newport VT
  • Stepping Into Cider Making: What’s Worked for Us
    Dan Wilson, Hick’s Orchard/Slyboro Cider, Granville NY
    Andy Ricker, Ricker Hill Orchard, Turner ME
    Peter Mitchell, Headwater Cider, Hawley MA
 

Table Grapes

 

Blueberry I

 

Farm Business Metrics

 

High Tunnels

 
Nutrient Mangement
 

Potatoes

  • BMPs for Dickeya Management Q&A
    Margaret McGrath, Cornell University
  • Next Generation Potato Varieties
    John Jemison, University of Maine
  • Growing Potatoes Organically on Long Island
    Fred Lee, Sang Lee Farms, Peconic NY
  • Nurse Cropping in Potato Systems
    John Jemison, University of Maine
  • Ecological Pest Management for Potatoes
    Andrei Alyokhin, University of Maine
 

Blueberry II

 

Farm Decisions

 

Water Management & Irrigation

 

Infrastructure Decisions

 

Tomatoes