The Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention (OFVC) will be taking place from 17-18 February, 2016 at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls.
This year’s program has a number of sessions of general interest for organic growers such as Frost Protection, Food Safety, and Bird & Wildlife Management as well as specific sessions and presentations of particular interest to organic producers, including:
- Soil Health and Organic Matter, Anne Verhallen (Chair), Wednesday, February 17, 9:30-11 am
- Sustainable Horticulture Production, Evan Elford (Chair) Thursday, February 18, 2-3:30 pm
- High Tunnel Production of Organic Specialty Vegetables, Dr. Youbin Zheng, University of Guelph, Wednesday February 17, 10-10:30 am
- Comparing Manure, Compost, Organic Amendments Use in Vineyards
Deanna Nemeth, OMAFRA, Thursday, February 18, 3:30-4 pm
The full schedule of sessions and presentations can be found here: OFVC 2016 Sessions Guide.
For more information about the OFVC and to register, please visit the conference website at http://www.ofvc.ca