Blueberries: From Planting To Harvest & Processing: What Can Go wrong?
UNH Cooperative Extension will be presenting a workshop on Monday, October 29, 2007 evening from 5:30 to 9:00 on Blueberries: From Planting To Harvest & Processing. Topics to be covered are: site and plant selection, management, prevention and control of diseases, insects and birds; organic and alternative control options; blueberry budget enterprise; marketing, value – added products and homestead food licensing. Presenters are: UNH Cooperative Extension Specialists Mike Sciabarrasi, Becky Grube, Cheryl Smith, Alan Eaton, Extension Educator Nada Haddad, and Rupa Laverdiere, Supervisor with the Food Protection Section with the NH Department of Health and Human Services. Pesticide recertification credits will be offered (2.5 for private and commercial applicators). The workshop will be held at the Rokingham County Nursing Home in Brentwood on North Road. The auditorium is fully handicap accessible. The workshop is free. To reserve a spot call UNH Cooperative Extension at 679-5616. For more information visit: www.extension.unh.edu