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Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville, 1 Resort Dr, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville, 1 Resort Dr, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Haywood County Center 2 months ago
Description: Event Date: February 20th and 21st, 2019
Time: 9:30 am Wednesday through lunch on Thursday
Location: Crowne Plaza Resort, Asheville, NC
Cost: $40 per person with pre-registration prior to February 7th. Registration at the door is $50

Registration required: To register: http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/commodit/horticul/tomatoes/

Conference Contact: To exhibit or sponsor, or for more information, contact Ellen Moss at 828-685-3989, ellen_moss@yahoo.com.

Please include our event in the calendar of your organization

Description: This is the largest commercial vegetable grower event in the region with a high quality educational program put together by vegetable extension specialist/agents at NC State University Cooperative Extension. There will also be a trade show and a fundraiser that supports student scholarships. The program will include presentations on many different topics to help vegetable growers. The final program will be completed in December 2018. Topics will include such things as Management of Foliar Diseases of Tomato, Using Chemigation to Manage Phytophthora Blight, Breeding for Late Blight Resistance and Tolerance to Bacterial Spot and Verticillium Wilt, Evaluation of Tomato Lines for Late Blight Resistance, Flavonoids in Tomato, Evaluation of Insecticides for Key Pests of Fruiting Vegetable Crops, Native Natural Enemies on Biological Control of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Growing Industrial Hemp for Cannabinoids in Western North Carolina, to name a few. There will be a sponsored lunch and awards program at noon on Thursday. Pesticide credits will be offered.
Feb 20 Wed

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NC Cooperative Extension, Haywood County Raccoon Rd #118, Waynesville, NC 28786, USA NC Cooperative Extension, Haywood County Raccoon Rd #118, Waynesville, NC 28786, USA Haywood County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

North Carolina Cooperative Extension in Haywood County will offer Safe Plates - preparing managers for Food Safety Manager Certification.

Managers successfully completing the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals Certify Exam meet the FDA Food Code requirement for ANSI (American National Standards Institution) approved Certified Food Protection Manager.

Managers trained in NC Safe Plates create a work environment that minimizes food safety risks in their restaurants, cafeterias and grocery stores through best practices, open communication and thoughtful practice.

The course will be held on Monday and Tuesday, May 6 & 7 from 9:00 am -5 pm each day. We will take a 1 hour break for lunch. The exam will be given on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 9-12 noon.

The registration deadline is: April 30, 2019
Registration fee: $125.00

Register in person or by mail:
For accommodation requests or more information contact: julie_sawyer@ncsu.edu or call: (828)-456-3575

May 6 Mon
Haywood Extension Center, 589 Raccoon Road, Waynesville, NC Haywood Extension Center, 589 Raccoon Road, Waynesville, NC Haywood County Center 2 weeks away
Description:

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with the Haywood County Center of the NC State Extension, will be offering a Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Haywood, and surrounding counties. The local site manager will be Dr. Bill Skelton , County Extension Director for Haywood County. Collection will be Thursday, May 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Haywood County Extension Center, 589 Raccoon Road, Waynesville.

Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. For liquid pesticide containers larger than 5 gal or for unlabeled pesticides, please contact the Cooperative Extension Center for information before bringing to the collection event. No gas cylinders are accepted at the event; however, assistance information can be provided. Contact the Haywood Extension Center for more information. Don’t miss this opportunity in Haywood County. For more information contact Bill Skelton at the Haywood County Extension Center at 828-456-3575.

May 9 Thu
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, USA Haywood County Center 1 month away
Description: This is the second class in the 2019 IPM series.  Information about all three classes can be found at:
https://buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/2019-ipm-workshops/
May 23 Thu
NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Haywood County Center 2 months away
Description: What is that Weed?  This class is one of three in an IPM series that we are holding in 2019
For more information visit: https://buncombe.ces.ncsu.edu/2019-ipm-workshops/
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