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Commercial Fruit Crop Production Webinar Series

The Extension University of Missouri is offering a Commercial Fruit Crop Production Webinar Series!

Take individual classes for $25 each or the whole series for $150. Classes from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for producers interested in commercial fruit production. Online classes taught by MU Extension Specialists on ZOOM.

This webinar offers comprehensive classes aimed at commercial fruit growers. Classes are divided as being of general or specialized knowledge.

General knowledge classes include: Site selection and planting, Crop fertility, Orchard and berries weed management, Basics of Integrated Pest Management, Grafting, Marketing fruit crops, Processing fruit crops: value-added products, and economics.

Specialized knowledge classes include: Strawberries, Brambles, Blueberries, Stone fruit, Apples & Pears, Nut trees, Table grapes, Wine grapes, Specialty tree crops, Specialty berries, and Elderberries.

Cost: $150 for the whole series; $25 for individual classes

Contact: Juan Cabrera-Garcia,  jcabrera-garcia@missouri.edu, 573-686-8064

Sessions and Topics (6:30 pm to 8:00 pm)
  • 5/28/2020 - Site Selection and Planting for Fruit Production
  • 6/1/2020 - Crop Fertility for Fruit Production
  • 6/4/2020 - Weed Management in Fruit Production
  • 6/8/2020 - Integrated Pest Management in Fruit Production
  • 6/11/2020 - Grafting Fruit & Nut Trees
  • 6/15/2020 - Marketing Fruit Crops
  • 6/18/2020 - Processing Fruit Crops: Value-Added Production
  • 6/22/2020 - Blackberry & Raspberry Production
  • 6/25/2020 - Strawberry Production
  • 6/29/2020 - Blueberry Production
  • 7/2/2020 - Peach Production
  • 7/6/2020 - Apple Production
  • 7/9/2020 - Nut Tree Production
  • 7/13/2020 - Table Grape Production
  • 7/16/2020 - Wine Grape Production
  • 7/20/2020 - Specialty Fruit Tree Production
  • 7/23/2020 - Specialty Berry Production
  • 7/27/2020 - Elderberry Production
  • 7/30/2020 - Economics of Commercial Fruit Production
Register at: https://extension2.missouri.edu/events/commercial-fruit-crop-production-webinar

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