College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
AGNR Research

Strawberry Research Twilight Meeting

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Wye Research and Education Center - Farm Complex
211 Farm Lane
Queenstown, MD 21658
United States
Description / Notes: 

2017 Annual Strawberry Research Twilight Meeting

Please join us to view and discuss research plots:

  1. Timed Fall Row Cover Eeployment for Increased Spring Yields
    Michael Newell, Wye Research and Education Center

  2. Deficit Irrigation Study
    Bruk E. Belayneh, University of MD, Department of Plant Sciences and Landscape Architecture

  3. Evaluation of Soil Amendments and Cover Crops and How they Affect B. cinerea (gray mold) Scierotia Survival and Soil Health
    Dr. Kate Tully, Assistant Professor of Agroecology at the University of MD, Plant Science & Landscape Architecture

  4. Strawberry Breeding Objectives
    Harry Swartz, retired University of MD Small Fruit Breeder and current owner/operator of Five Aces Breeding, LLC in Oakland, MD

Registration requested.  Strawberry dessert after the program.

Register with Debby Dant @ 410-827-8056 X115 or; for program information, contact Mike Newell @ 410-827-7388 or


**If you need special assistance to attend this program, please contact Debby Dant no later than May 17th.**


The University of Maryland Extension programs are open to any person and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression.

Debby Dant
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
410-827-8056 X115
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