Horticulture events

Horticulture events

Medical Cannabis: Positioning yourself for opportunities in the new industry

Feb 27 | 12:20 pm

Chuck Schmitt, Head Cultivator, Vireo Health NY Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

CANCELLED - Protected Culture Workshop for Berry Growers

Feb 28 | 8:30 am

Workshop has been cancelled. But the third in the series is still on:...

Location: Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Lab  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

B.E.V. NY 2017

Mar 1 | 8:00 am

Drink Local. Learn Local....

Location: RIT Inn and Conference Center, Henrietta, NY  | Event type: Class/ Workshop

B.E.V. NY 2017

Mar 2 | 8:00 am

Drink Local. Learn Local....

Location: RIT Inn and Conference Center, Henrietta, NY  | Event type: Class/ Workshop

Ithaca Food Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

Mar 2 | 4:30 pm

Dilmun Hill Student Farm is excited to present the Food Entrepreneurship speaker series! If you are interested in local food, business, and sustainability, then this series is for you! Join us to...

Location: 102 Mann Li  | Event type: Presentation

B.E.V. NY 2017

Mar 3 | 8:00 am

Drink Local. Learn Local....

Location: RIT Inn and Conference Center, Henrietta, NY  | Event type: Class/ Workshop

Chile - A Fascinating Country of Plant Biodiversity

Mar 6 | 12:20 pm

Mark Bridgen, Director of the Long Island Horticulture Research and Extension Center, Elizabeth Lamb, Ornamentals IPM Coordinator and Greenhouse Vegetable IPM Specialist, NYS IPM Program and...

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Protected Culture Workshop for Berry Growers

Mar 7 | 8:30 am

As dramatic weather events increase, pest pressure intensifies, and local markets vitalize, New York berry growers are looking for ways to protect their crop and lengthen their season. Growers and...

Location: Suffolk County Extension Education Center  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Understanding Multi-Species - Multi-Generational Breeding

Mar 13 | 12:20 pm

Philip A. Rutter, Badgersett Research Corp. and Founding President, The American Chestnut Foundation Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Cover crop and weed management in a living mulch system for vegetables

Mar 20 | 12:20 pm

Vinay Bhaskar, Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Hard cider research at Washington State University

Mar 27 | 12:20 pm

Carol Ann Miles, Department of Horticulture, Washington State University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Soil Summit

Mar 28 | 8:00 am

Join us for an engaging 1.5 day Soil Summit including presentations and break out discussion about the benefits and challenges of raw manure use relative to the safety of fresh fruit and vegetable...

Location: NYSAES  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Harnessing plant metabolic diversity - Anne Osbourn

Mar 28 | 4:30 pm

Anne Osbourn Metabolic Biology Department, John Innes Centre

Location: Warren Hall  | Event type: Seminar

Soil Summit

Mar 29 | 8:00 am

Join us for an engaging 1.5 day Soil Summit including presentations and break out discussion about the benefits and challenges of raw manure use relative to the safety of fresh fruit and vegetable...

Location: NYSAES  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Climate change mitigation on the farm: soil carbon counts the most

Apr 10 | 12:20 pm

Jeff Beam-Miller, MS candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Ithaca Food Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

Apr 13 | 4:30 pm

Dilmun Hill Student Farm is excited to present the Food Entrepreneurship speaker series! If you are interested in local food, business, and sustainability, then this series is for you! Join us to...

Location: 102 Mann Li  | Event type: Presentation

Finding Anna: The archival treasure hunt into the life of Anna Botsford Comstock

Apr 17 | 12:20 pm

Karen St. Clair, Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

The benefits of trees

Apr 20 | 1:00 pm

Posters quantifying the environmental and economic benefits of trees will be placed on approximately 75 trees in the Arts Quad, This event is the coincide with Earth Day and Arbor Day

Location: Arts Quad  | Event type: Exhibit

‘Seed to Supper’ program: Reaching underserved audiences through garden education

Apr 24 | 12:20 pm

Christine Hadekel, Garden Education & Training Coordinator, Oregon Food Bank

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

The Curious Mister Catesby: A "Truly Ingenious" Naturalist Explores New Worlds

Apr 26 | 4:00 pm

Join us for a lecture by Leslie Overstreet, curator of Natural-History Rare Books at the Smithsonian Libraries. The event opens Mann Library's spring 2017 exhibit program and is in conjunction with...

Location: Mann Library  | Event type: Author Appearance

Mark Catesby and the introduction of new plants into Europe

May 1 | 12:20 pm

Mark Laird, Associate Professor, Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Ithaca Food Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

May 4 | 4:30 pm

Dilmun Hill Student Farm is excited to present the Food Entrepreneurship speaker series! If you are interested in local food, business, and sustainability, then this series is for you! Join us to...

Location: 102 Mann Li  | Event type: Presentation

LED lighting technology for greenhouses

May 8 | 12:20 pm

Tessa Pocock, Sr. Research Scientist, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

LIHREC Open House

Jul 8 | 10:00 am

Learn more about the exciting work that goes on at Cornell University’s...

Location: Long Island Horticultural Research & Extension Center  | Event type: Field Day

Long Island Plant Science Day

Jul 11 | 4:00 pm

Horticulture professionals can take a tour focusing on one of four commodity areas: vegetables, nursery and ornamentals, greenhouse and floriculture, and grapes and fruits....

Location: Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center  | Event type: Field Day

Greenhouse IPM In-depth workshop

Jul 25 | 11:00 am

NYSIPM program staff and Cornell faculty lead hands-on workshops for greenhouse professionals to help them identify and cope with pests and other troubles.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Cornell Floriculture Field Day

Aug 1 | 8:00 am

A day long program for floriculture professionals on the Cornell campus and at the nearby Bluegrass Lane research facility.

Location:  | Event type: Field Day