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Vegetable open house on July 18

July 9, 2013  By David Manly

Jul. 9, 2013 – On Thursday July 18, there is an opportunity for anyone interested in commercial vegetable growing and agribuisness to see projects and research conducted by the Ontario Ministery of Agriculture and Food and Ministry of Rural Affairs (OMAF & MRA) and Ridgetown Campus at the University of Guelph.

Highlights will be:

  • New traits for processing tomatoes
  • Managing belly rot and downy mildew in cucumbers
  • Minimizing nitrogen loss after harvest
  • Estimating soil health and quality
  • And more!

There are two different session times – 1:30-4:30 p.m. or 6-9 p.m. There are no costs or pre-registration required.


For more information, including directions, please contact Janice LeBoeuf at or 519-674-1699.

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