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Program developing for potato convention


March 20, 2009
By International Potato Processing & Storage Convention

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potatoes03March 19, 2009, Charlottetown, PEI – The speaker program for the three-day
International Potato Processing & Storage Convention, taking place
at the Delta Prince Edward Hotel in Charlottetown, P.E.I., June 23 to
25, is fast taking shape.

March 19, 2009, Charlottetown, PEI – The speaker program for the three-day International Potato Processing & Storage Convention, taking place at the Delta Prince Edward Hotel in Charlottetown, P.E.I., June 23 to 25, is fast taking shape.

potatoes03Further details on speakers and their presentations is now available on the conventions website, located at www.potatoconvention.com. For storage specific speaker program information, further details of the content of two presentations from Dr. Nora Olsen of the University of Idaho are now available on the website. One presentation is titled – Latest research into post-harvest control of diseases – and the other is – Research offers novel sprout control programs. More content details for Cerexagri/Decco, Inc technical consultant Dr. Michael Lewis’s presentation on Understanding CIPC and its application is also available.

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Processors will be interested to know that the Snack Food Association will again join the convention as a speaker. The title and content of their presentation will be announced soon.

For full details of the developing speaker program, visit www.potatoconvention.com and click on The Presentations page.