The 2015 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference and Trade Show will again be at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Lexington, KY, Monday and Tuesday, January 5 and 6, 2015. Highlights of this year’s meeting will be pre-conference Tree Fruit, Small Fruit and Vegetable Round Table Discussions. During the conference there will be sessions on Farmers’ Markets, Commercial Fruit and Vegetable Production, Greenhouse and High Tunnel Production, Small Fruit Production, Organic Production, the Grape and Wine Short Course, Direct Marketing, and Agritourism. We have many excellent out-of-state speakers this year including: Dr. Brad Bergefurd, Extension Horticulturist, The Ohio State University; Dr. Imed Dami, Viticulturist, The Ohio State University; Dr. Dan Egel, Extention Plant Pathologist, Southwest Purdue Agriculture Program; Cane Hickey, Ph.D. Student, Alson H. Smith Jr., Agriculture Research and Extension Center; Whitney Horral and Melanie Ellis, Indiana Growers, Melon Acres; Nathan Johanning, Extension Educator, University of Illinois; Michael Jones, Scott Labs; Dr. David Lockwood, Extension Fruit Specialist, University of Tennessee; Todd Steiner, Enologist, The Ohio State University, and Dr. Christopher Walsh, Professor of Pomology, University of Maryland.
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