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Research Days at C&M Seeds and the Elora Research Station

July 16, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm

 

Agenda

8am – Arrive at C&M seeds

8:30-10am – Tour/talk C&M seeds

10-10:45am – Bus travel to Elora Research Station

10:45 – noon – Elora Research Station (travel to location by bus)

  • Soil health – lysimeters -Claudia Wagner – Riddle
  • long term research, long-term rotation and tillage – Bill Deen

Noon-1pm – Bus to Station and Lunch at Elora (Foodies Anonymous)

1-3:30pm –  order TBA: plot tours on wagon to view researcher’s plots

  • Soil health-  Manish Raizada
  • Wheat breeding – Ali Navabi
  • Soybean breeding – Istvan Rajcan
  • Screening malt barley – Duane Falk
  • Soil health – Nicola Linton and Anibal Castillo

3:30-4:15 – travel back to C&M pick up cars

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Details

Date:
July 16, 2018
Time:
8:00 am - 4:15 pm
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Organizer

Grain Farmers of Ontario
Phone:
1 (800) 265-0550
Email:
info@gfo.ca
Website:
www.gfo.ca

Venue

C&M Seeds
6180 5th Line
Palmerston, Ontario N0G 2P0 Canada
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