2007 Annual Meeting – Leamington, ON

The 3rd annual Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group as held in Leamington, Ontario   (Canada) at the Seacliffe Inn and Roma Club on February 28th & March 1st.

Details concerning the rough agenda were sent to the GLVWG listserv October 12th by Janice LeBoeuf.  Janice did a nice job putting together some information regarding border crossing, and arranged a curling outing.

2007 Meeting Presentations   (Adobe PDF)


Name Institution Topic
Larry Olsen Michgan State University Update on NC IPM Center
Richard Weinzierl University of Illinois Update on corn earworm migration montioring, resistance monitoring, and management trials.
Jim Chaput OMAFRA Challenges and Opportunities for Minor Uses in Canada
Ron Goldy Michigan State University Tomato Ferilization in a High Tunnel system
Judson Reid Cornell Vegtable Program Reflective Mulch for Repellency of Onion Thrips

High Tunnel Production of Greenhouse Cucumbers

Mohammad  Babbadoost University of Illinois Viral Diseases of Cucurbits in Illinois
Margaret McGrath Cornell University Vegetable pathology research being conducted on Long Island, NY
Jim Jasinski Ohio State University Extension Evaluation of mice seed repellents on pumpkins
Celeste Welty Ohio State University Insecticide seed treatments for cucurbits
John Mishanec Cornell University Potato Variety Culinary Use and Pushing potato maturity with floating row cover
Michael Brewer Michigan State University Sponsorship of vegetable IPM tactics in a USDA conservation program: what we can do as a working group
Elaine Roddy OMAFRA Sweet corn response to nitrogen trials
Mathieu Ngouajo Michigan State University Black Streak in Michigan Celery


Contact Us

For more information about joining the Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group, please contact Brad Bergefurd, Ohio State University Extension, IPM Program.

E-mail - bergefurd.1@osu.edu