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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 Caldwell 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.

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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.
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Meet at: NC Cooperative Extension – Caldwell County Center
120 Hospital Ave NE Suite #1, Lenoir, NC 28645

This one-day workshop is for growers new to pastured poultry, those considering adding poultry as an enterprise, or experienced growers looking for production tips.

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NC Safe Plates is a new Food Safety Manager Certification Course developed by NC State University and an alternative to ServSafe. This course will prepare food service managers to complete the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals Food Safety Manager Certification Examination. NC establishments must have at least one supervisor certified as a food protection manager through an American National Standards Institute (ANSI)- accredited program or face a two-point violation from the health department.
Managers will receive a certificate to display in their operation which will verify with local Environmental Health Departments that they are in compliance.

• Upcoming Class – Monday - Wednesday, May 13, 14, and 15, 2019 from 9:00am – 1:00pm. The two-hour exam will be on Thursday, May 16 from 9:00am – 11:30am. Please register and pay by Tuesday, April 30 at Caldwell County NC Cooperative Extension, 120 Hospital Avenue. NE, Suite 1, Lenoir, NC 28645. The cost of the class is $120.00 which covers the book, exam, handouts and refreshments.

• The class will be held at the Agriculture Center/Caldwell County Library, 120 Hospital Ave. NE in Lenoir. For more information call (828) 757-1290 or contact Margie Mansure margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

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