40th Annual FVGAD Awards Banquet

40th Annual FVGAD Award Banquet Tuesday, January 9, 2018 Harrington Fire Hall, Harrington, Delaware **Pre-Registration Requested** Tickets are $30. To reserve tickets for the FVGAD Banquet, email Emmalea Ernest or call (302) 856-7303 by Friday, January 5.  6:00 p.m.         Social Hour 7:00 p.m.         Dinner Presentation of 2018 FVGAD Distinguished Service Award Presentation of 2018 FVGAD Family […]

Special Events

Please pre-register for the following events:   Annie’s Project Contact:  Tracy Wootten Phone:  (302) 856-7303   Beef Cattle Producers Session Contact:  John Clendaniel Phone:  (302) 857-6425   47th Annual Delaware Agricultural Industry Dinner Contact:  Stacey Hofmann Phone:  (302) 698-4542   Delaware Horticulture Industry Expo and Annual Pesticide Conference Contact:  Valann Budischak Phone:  (888) 448-1203   […]

Delaware Urban Farm & Food Coalition

Offsite The Delaware Urban Farm and Food Coalition presents Karen Washington, Farmer/Owner, Rise and Root Farm, New York, New York The Power of Food: The Importance of Making Food and Agriculture Systems more Robust and Resilient through Diversity and Inclusion Thursday, January 11, 2018, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Networking and refreshments starting at 5:00 p.m. The Delaware […]

Tile Drainage Session – Tuesday, January 9,2018

Exhibit Hall Board Room  Moderator:  James Adkins, Irrigation Specialist, University of Delaware 1:00 p.m.—1:02 p.m. Tile Drainage Session Welcome James Adkins, Irrigation Specialist, University of Delaware  1:02 p.m.—1:20 p.m. Legal Considerations for Tile Drainage Jayme Arthurs, USDA NRCS Delaware  1:20 p.m.—1:40 p.m. Basic Soil, Elevation and Outlet Components to a Successful Design Rich Gorlich, USDA […]

Woodland Management Workshop – AM – Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Commodities Building “DELAWARE’S FOREST ASSETS” 8:30 am Registration 9:00 a.m. Delaware FORESTRY in Action: 2016 Update & 2017 Forecast Dr. Mike Valenti – Forestry Administrator, Delaware Forest Service 9:45 a.m.   Delaware Pollinator Protection Plan – “Bees Need Trees” Dr. Faith Kuehn, DDA- Plant Industries Administrator 10:30 a.m. Insect & Disease Concerns Affecting Delaware Forestland […]

Grain Marketing Session – AM – Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Exhibit Hall Board Room 8:30 a.m.—3:30 p.m.  Includes Lunch in the Dover Building. View the flyer for more information! Barnaby-RAM2 RAM ll – Risk Assessed Marketing Workshop is free; however, pre-registration is required, limited to 45 participants. Contact Laurie Wolinski for more information at 302-831-2538 or lgw@udel.edu.  Presenter: Dr. Art Barnaby The RAM workshop is […]