PLEASE NOTE: The location has been changed to the Yuma Ag Center due to current weather conditions. Please help us spread the word! We will reschedule the field trial site visit in early December.
Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 21 and join us from 9:00-10:30 AM at the Yuma Ag Center for the Fusarium Wilt of Lettuce Field Talks. Come engage with industry experts, network, and learn more about this plaguing plant disease. Field talks include:
"Fusarium Wilt of Lettuce" by Steve Koike, Director, TriCal Diagnostics
"Breeding Lettuce for Disease Resistance" by Dr. Isabelle Delannay, Lettuce Breeder, Bayer Crop Science
"USDA Fusarium Wilt Resistant Lines Approved for Release" by Dr. Jim McCreight, Research Leader, USDA-ARS
"2019 Fusarium Wilt of Lettuce Trials" by Dr. Stephanie Slinski, Associate Director of Applied Research and Development, YCEDA