Vegetable Disease Workshop – February 18, 2016

— Written By Norma Chrisawn

Cooperative Extension will hold a Vegetable Disease Workshop on February 18, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Yancey County Cooperative Extension Center, 30 E. US Hwy 19E By-Pass, Burnsville, NC.

Inga Meadows, WNC Extension Vegetable Pathologist, will be our guest speaker to talk about major disease issues for growing commercial vegetable crops in our area. A variety of diseases, crops and management options will be discussed primarily focusing on major crops such as tomatoes, peppers, cucurbits, and brassicas; however, disease issues in some of our minor crops may also be discussed.

For more information or to register for the workshop, please call 828-682-6186.