Calendar of Events

Online Event Listings

January 25, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
OMAFRA’s OnHoppenings Webinar Series- Hops Virus Research
Speaker: Dr. Carolyn Malmstrom, Michigan State University

Part of OMAFRA’s ongoing OnHoppenings Lunch and Learn. Advance registration is required for this meeting. Attendance is free and open to anyone, however you must pre-register for each meeting to obtain the log-in details. Anyone wishing to ask questions in advance can email: Evan (evan.elford@ontario.ca) or Melanie (melanie.filotas@ontario.ca) prior to the scheduled webinar date or enter it in the question field when you register, and we will do our best to answer during the session.
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January 28, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
Fair Business Strategy (Grocery Code of Conduct) to Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers and Processors
Speaker: Michael Graydon, Food Health Consumer Products Canada

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 3, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
Fire Blight Management for Apples and Pears
Speaker: Dr. George Sundin, Michigan State University

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 4, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
Impact of COVID 19 on the Fruit and Vegetable Industry and What We Can Expect to See Moving Forward
Speaker: Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Dalhousie University

This will be a 1/2 hr presentation (including questions). Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 11, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
Access to Labour in 2021: Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Speaker: Stefan Larass, OFVGA

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 12, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 1 pm
Making Red Wine from Hybrids: Challenges and How to Solve Them.
Speaker: Karine Pedneault, Assistant Professor, Université Sainte-Anne, Nova Scotia

Live event. Advance registration required.
Registration opening soon.

February 17, 2021 | 7 pm - 9 pm
Effective Tree Fruit Spraying: What Can Go Wrong and How to Get it Right
Speaker: David Manktelow, Applied Research & Technology Ltd, New Zealand

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 18, 2021 | 7 pm - 9 pm
Effective Grape Spraying: What Can Go Wrong and How to Get it Right
Speaker: David Manktelow, Applied Research & Technology Ltd, New Zealand

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 25, 2021 | 12 pm - 1 pm
Peach Fertilization Project
Speaker: Kathryn Carter, OMAFRA

Live event. Advance registration required.
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February 26, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 1 pm
Tannin Alert: A Red Winemaking Tool for Ontario Winemakers to Improve Tannin Extraction and Red Wine Consumer Preference
Speaker: Debbie Inglis, Director of the Cool Climate Oenology & Viticulture Institute (CCOVI), and Professor in Faculty of Math and Science, Brock University

Live event. Advance registration required.
Registration opening soon.