The RESCHEDULED Diseases Review on Monday 5 March at NIAB Park Farm, Sophi Taylor Building, Histon, Cambridge has been cancelled due to bad weather.
The next Diseases Review will take place in autumn 2018. Further details to follow.
The theme of this year’s review is: “Problems in high value crops”
This is an invitee only event.
10.00 – Registration and coffee
10.30 – Chairman’s introduction – Jonathan Blackman from HL Hutchinson
10.40 – Disease challenges control in high value crops: the manufacturer’s view point.
Alan Horgan, Certis
11.10 –The challenges of disease control in high value crops. An advisor’s view.
Chris Wallwork, Agrii
11.40 Disease control in vines
Julien LeCourt, EMR
12.10 Student posters summary presentations
12.40 Lunch – student poster session
14.00 Sugar beet Virus disease
Mark Stevens, BBRO
14.30 Bacterial diseases in various crops
Steve Roberts, Plant Health
15.00 Phytophthora diseases of potatoes, fruit and trees and other crops
David Cooke, James Hutton Institute
15.30 Discussion and wrap-up