NC State Extension

Agent Resources – in Service Training Feb 6-8, 2013

AGENT NOTEBOOK – INDEX

Introduction

(i)             Agenda for Training Program Feb 6-8

(ii)            Evaluation Form

(iii)           Travel Reimbursement

(iv)          Research Station Waiver

(v)           Centered on Your Success with Strawberry Growers

Chapters 1- 10

1) MONTHLY TASKS

            (1a)

2) ADVISORIES 2013

            (2a)  Samples from Strawberry Growers Information Portal

            (2b)  NCCES Strawberry Growers Information Website

 3) IPM GUIDE 2013

            (3a)  Southern Region IPM Guide – Frank Louws, Editor

  • Diseases – Dr. Frank Louws
  • Insects and Mites – Dr. Hannah Burrack
  • Weeds – Dr. Katie Jennings

(3b)  Information on Anthracnose, Powdery Mildew, Angular Leaf Spot, Gray Mold, Phytophthora Crown Rot, and Plug Considerations

(3c)   Clemson’s Botrytis Resistance Screening Service

4) BUDGET 2013

5) SITE VISIT FORMS

6) FUMIGATION INFO

7) FROST & HEAT  PROTECTION

8) FERTILITY

            (8a)  Strawberry Fertility and Nutrient Mgt – Shaun Casteel

            (8b)  Tissue Sampling Technique

            (8c)   Plant Tissue Sufficiency Ranges

9) CASE STUDIES & CURRENT ISSUES

(9a)  Virus Situation – Dr. Chuck Johnson

(9b)   Salt Toxicity Issues Fall 2012 – Dr. Barclay Poling

(9c)   Nova Scotia Plant Supply Issues

10) MISC. RESOURCES

            (10a) Clemson’s Botrytis Resistance Screening Service

            (10b) Group rate on SkyBit through StrawberryDoc LLC

Written By

Photo of Barclay Poling, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Barclay PolingFormer Professor and Extension Specialist, Strawberries and Muscadines (919) 515-5373 (Office) barclay_poling@ncsu.eduHorticultural Science - NC State University
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