Oct. 28, 2012
Pesticide Drift Seminar for Grape Growers Nov. 3
A Nov. 3 seminar will give grape growers and producers of other sensitive crops tips for dealing with pesticide drift.
The pesticide drift seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Southeast Community College in Lincoln. Registration and refreshments are at 8.
The seminar will include a recap of herbicide drift damage in Nebraska in 2012 and offer information on how to identify drift, how to care for affected plants, how to document losses, who to call when a vineyard is damaged and more.
Cost is $20 and registrations are due Oct. 26 to Cathleen Oslzly, P.O. Box 5502, Lincoln, NE 68505, or call 402-781-9213. Make check out to NWGGA.
Sponsors of the seminar are the Nebraska Winery and Grape Growers Association, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Viticulture program and the Northern Grapes Project.