U of I Potato Conference Ready To Go

Published online: Jan 13, 2006
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Thirty-eighth University of Idaho Potato Conference is scheduled to start on Tuesday, January 17, in Pocatello, ID.

The event, loaded with new research as well as dozens of exhibitors with their newest products, has always proven to be valuable to the potato-growing community.

Registration--if not already made--can be taken at the start of the conference. It is held in the Idaho State University Pond Student Union building. It is in the ballroom and theatre of that facility where exhibitors will have a chance to talk to growers and special presentations will be made.

The Idaho Center for Potato Research and Education is a top sponsor of the conference which runs through Thursday, January 19, at noon.

The Idaho Seed Potato Seminar which will be held in connection with but apart from the conference at the Red Lion Hotel in Pocatello beginning at noon Tuesday, January 17, and running through the afternoon.

Those still wanting to register for the seed seminar may do so by contacting the Idaho Crop Improvement Association at (208) 522-9198.

A bonus for all attendees is the annual Idaho Ag Expo that is held in Holt Arena all three days. Displays in the arena are for large farm equipment.