Lake Ontario Fruit Program Enrollment

Program Areas

  • Food Safety
  • Variety Evaluation
  • Market Development
  • Pest Management
  • Cultural Practices

Enrollment Benefits

  • Telephone / Email Consultations
  • Fruit Newsletter?
  • Direct Mailings
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
  • In-Field Educational Opportunities
  • On-Farm Research Trials

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Currants

Currants

Gooseberries

Gooseberries

Nectarines

Nectarines

Peaches

Peaches

Pears

Pears

Plums

Plums

Raspberries / Blackberries

Raspberries / Blackberries

Strawberries

Strawberries

Unusual Fruit

Unusual Fruit

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Upcoming Events

2019 Becker Forum - Registration now open - follow the link

January 14, 2019
8:30am - 5pm
Liverpool, NY

Farm Labor: Planning for the Future

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2019 Empire State Producers EXPO

Event Offers DEC Credits

January 15 - January 17, 2019
1.25 hr sessions throughout each day
Syracuse, NY

The 2019 Empire State Producers Expo combines the major fruit, flower and vegetable associations of New York State in order to provide a comprehensive trade show and educational conference for New York producers, as well as the surrounding states and Eastern Canada. 
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Ag Workforce Development Council's Labor Road Show II

January 28 - January 31, 2019
9am - 4pm

Experts from farms, private industry and the university will focus on critical topics that affect all farm employers including: employee housing, onboarding, sexual harassment prevention, employee engagement, safety, wage and hour laws, and worker care.
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Announcements

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2019 Events - check back later for more details:

Jan 14 - 2019 Becker Forum details at https://lof.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1051  
Jan 15 - 17 - 2019 Empire State Producers EXPO - SRC Arena & Event Center, Syracuse, NY more details  https://lof.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1011   Registration now open: https://nysvga.org/register-for-meeting-online/

Feb 4 & 5 - 2019 LOF Winter Fruit Schools - Niagara Co & Wayne Co.G

Feb 3-6 - 2019 NASGA Annual Meeting & 9th North American Strawberry Symposium (NASS) - Orlando, Florida - details at https://www.nasga.org/n-american-strawberry-growers-conference.htm

Feb 13 & 21 Mar - Produce Safety Alliance 1-day Grower Training Courses - Orleans CCE, Albion - Feb 13 & CCE-Wayne, Newark - Mar 21

Feb 24 - 28 -  IFTA 2019 Annual Conference - Holiday Inn, Rochester, NY - more info at https://www.eventsquid.com/event.cfm?id=4940

Mar 19 - LOF Advisory Meeting - 9:30am - 3:30pm - check back for more info.




Labor Road Show II

Dates, locations, & times at https://cpb-us-e1.wpmucdn.com/blogs.cornell.edu/dist/7/8192/files/2018/12/Labor-Road-Show-II-Flyer-1zfm9ej.pdf

Registration at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScTVpBgr6-FbbRNWCU3aY2DSp8cWwiq_5zhMkDc5oAR0gDE5w/viewform





2019 Winter Fruit School Sponsorship Now Open

Sponsorship opportunities now available @ https://lof.cce.cornell.edu/sponsorship.php.

2018 Great Lakes Fruit Workers Meeting

The 2018 proceedings can be found at https://greatlakesfruitworkers.weebly.com/2018-glfw-meeting.html

SmartMarketing article "How 'bout Them Apples?"

For full article follow this link https://dyson.cornell.edu/outreach/documents/smart-marketing-2018-09-2.pdf

Article: "Supplemental Coverage Option for Apples"

Supplemental Coverage Option for Apples - Should you add this endorsement to your apple crop insurance policy?

Elizabeth Higgins, Ag Business Management Specialist, ENYCH


For the full article click the link below.

https://lof.cce.cornell.edu/submission.php?id=604




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