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2014 Missouri Blueberry School Conference (Session 1 of 2)
Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
MSU Bond Learning Facility, Darr Agricultural Center
2401 S. Kansas Expressway, Springfield MO map...
The Missouri Blueberry School Conference includes two days of informational presentations and tours. Nationally and regionally recognized blueberry experts will discuss a wide range of topics, including pest management, soil management, disease control, postharvest handling, flash freezing, blueberries and food safety, and cultural practices. The first day includes informational presentations, followed by the blueberry farm tour on the second day.
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The first day of the 2014 Missouri Blueberry School will include informational sessions on spotted wing drosophila, soil health and blueberries, blueberry disease management, blueberry culture, and blueberry postharvest handling.
$50.00 registration for one person per family or farm, and includes the educational sessions, the tour of blueberry farms, refreshments, and educational resources; $35.00 registration is for additional people from the same family or farm, and includes the educational sessions, the tour of blueberry farms, refreshments, and educational resources
$35 per person for additional members of a family or farm