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Research Days in Ottawa

August 16, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:15 pm

Agenda

Field tour
8:00 Arrive at North Gower Grains for registration
8:30 Bus departs North Gower Grains
9:00 Depart Neatby Bldg to Scott fields
9:10 Weikai Yan, Oat Breeding
9:30 Raja Khanal, Barley Breeding
9:50 Elroy Cober, Soybean Breeding
10:10 Bahram Samanfar, Soybean Molecular Biology
10:30 travel to Central fields
10:40 Lana Reid, Corn Breeding
11:00 Andrew Burt, Spring Wheat Breeding
11:20 Gavin Humphreys, Winter Wheat Breeding
11:40 Malcolm Morrison, Soybean Physiology and Phenomics
Lunch
Lab tour
1:30 Judith Frégeau-Reid, Wheat, oat and soybean grain quality
2:00 Gopal Subramaniam, Extracting and characterizing epiphytes and endophytes from wheat heads
2:30 Barbara Blackwell, Fusarium and DON analysis
3:00 David Overy, Metabolomics and analytical chemistry

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Details

Date:
August 16, 2018
Time:
8:30 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

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Grain Farmers of Ontario