Strawberry Pre-Plant Meeting 2018

2018 Regional Strawberry Pre-Plant Meeting

Date/Time:  Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 5:30pm (Meal, followed by program)

Location:  Nash County Agriculture Center (1006 Eastern Avenue, Nashville, NC)

RSVP:  Friday, August 10th – Franklin County Center – or (919)496-3344

Contacts:  Colby Griffin – or Matt Stevens –


Strawberry Preplant 2018 – Nash County Agriculture Center – August 14 2018 – Colby Griffin


MEAL (5:30pm)

Strawberry Production Considerations : Pre-Plant & Post-Transplant
Dr. Jayesh Samtani, Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist
Department of Horticulture – Virginia Tech

The NCSU Strawberry Breeding Program : What’s New?
Dr. Gina Fernandez, Associate Professor & Small Fruits Extension Specialist
Department of Horticultural Science – NC State University

Cottle Farms Strawberry Trial Update
Dr. Barclay Poling, Professor Emeritus & Former Extension Specialist
Department of Horticulture Science – NC State University