2011 Southern Wisconsin Fresh Produce Workshop
Date: Feb 8 2011 8:00 am
Posted January 2011
Alliant Energy Center, Madison
The workshop will include:
- Sessions presented by UW-Extension specialists and others on production, disease forecasting, pest management, post-harvest handling and best management practices for fruit and vegetable growers
- Information about a new Wisconsin fresh market produce packing house and an opportunity to meet with large volume wholesale buyers interested in Wisconsin produce
- Information on safe food handling as well as the new Federal Food Safety Bill and what it means for growers
This event is sponsored by Dane County, Dane County Extension, the Wisconsin Fresh Market Vegetable Association, the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association and the Wisconsin Berry Growers Association.
For more information, read the conference flier.