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W2008:  Biology and Management of Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV), Other Diseases, and Thrips in Onions

 

Annual Meeting

December 6, 2014;   Saturday from 8:00 AM Noon

 

At the Scottsdale Resort & Conference Center

7700 E. McCormick Parkway, Scottsdale, AZ 

480-991-9000     http://www.thescottsdaleresort.com/

 

W2008: Biology and Management of Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV), Other Diseases, and Thrips in Onions

ANNUAL MEETING
December 6, 2014; Saturday from 8:30 AM Noon


At the Scottsdale Resort & Conference Center
7700 E. McCormick Parkway, Scottsdale, AZ
480-991-9000 http://www.thescottsdaleresort.com/

 

Meeting Hosted by the National Onion Association & W2008 Committee

 

Saturday, December 6

 

2014 Officers:

Chair Juan Carlos Brevis, Bayer CropScience Vegetable Seeds, Oregon USA

Vice Chair Mark Uchanski, New Mexico State University, New Mexico

Secretary Tim Waters, Washington State University

Past Chair Brian Nault, Cornell University, New York

 

7:30 am               Breakfast (Sponsored by NOA and Industry Partners)

 

8:30 am                NOA Crop Reports

 

9:30 am               Call to order and welcome Juan Carlos Brevis

                               Introductions W2008 officers, participants (sign in as well)      

 

9:45 am               Message from the USDA/NIFA Kitty Cardwell (Washington DC)

                               W2008 Update Jeffrey Steiner (Advisor from Colorado State University)

 

State Reports [please do not repeat information presented earlier during the NARC]

 

 10:00 am            California State Report

 

10:10 am            Colorado State Report

 

10:20 am            Georgia State Report

 

10:30 am            New Mexico State Report -

 

10:40 am            New York State Report

 

10:50 am          Oregon State Report

 

11:00 am          Texas State Report

 

11:10 am          Utah State Report

 

11:20 am          Washington State Report

 

11:30 am          Grower & Industry Reports

 

11:40 am          Open discussion - Other Research Needs and Resources

 

11:55 am          Elect new W2008 secretary for 2015 annual meeting

 

Noon                 Close meeting