Calendar: Miller Research Potato Pest Management Meeting

Published online: Feb 01, 2022 Articles, Event Calendar
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Miller Research will be holding its annual Potato Pest Management Meeting in person on Feb. 10 at the Historic Wilson Theater in Rupert, Idaho. The meeting will run from 8:30 a.m. to noon with a 30-minute break at 10:00 a.m. Three credits have been awarded for CCA (integrated pest management), Idaho, Oregon and Washington pesticide recertification.

For those not able to attend in person, a virtual option will be available. If you want to participate by Zoom, contact Cheryn Suarez (cheryn@millerresearch.com) after registration, and she will send you the link to attend. Virtual attendees will need to answer questions on Zoom to verify participation. Thus, each person desiring credits needs to be logged in. Contact Miller Research if you need to make other arrangements.

Registration is $20 to cover the cost of the meeting. After covering meeting costs, additional proceeds will be donated to the 4-H program.

Meeting agenda:

  • 8:00 – 8:30: Registration
  • 8:30 – 9:00 : Seed treatments for Fusarium dry rot management
  • 9:00 – 9:30 : The impact of anastomosis group on Rhizoctonia canker management
  • 9:30 – 10:00 : Verticillium wilt control
  • 10:00 – 10:30 : Break
  • 10:30 – 11:00 : Control options for powdery scab and potato mop-top virus
  • 11:00 – 11:30 : PVY and Seed Health (Jonathan Whitworth, USDA-ARS)
  • 11:30 – noon: Managing pesticide resistance
Registration can be done in person at the door or by clicking here