North American Virtual Apple Meetup Series

Last year various extension specialists across the United States put together a virtual apple meetup series, focusing on ‘Honeycrisp’ apples. This year, the series will focus on labour and technology in the orchard with representation from across the U.S. and Ontario.

Orchard Efficiency: Labour & Technology

JUNE 2             7 PM EST         Labour – Grower Experiences

JUNE 16           7 PM EST         Labour – Specialist Panel

JUNE 30           7 PM EST         Technology – Grower Experiences

JULY 14           7 PM EST         Technology – Specialist Panel

These meetups will provide an opportunity to review challenges, best practices, and new recommendations for orchard labor and technology. Led by a panel of scientists, growers, and other experts in labor and technology across North America.

Facilitated by:

  • Bernardita Sallato, WSU Extension
  • Mario Miranda Sazo, Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Anna Wallis, MSU Extension
  • Daniel Weber, PSU Extension
  • Kristy Grigg-McGuffin, OMAFRA