The new date for the Illiana Vegetable Growers Symposium has been announced. It will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Central Time, at Teibel's Restaurant in Schererville, Indiana. This symposium, sponsored by Purdue Extension and University of Illinois Cooperative Extension Service, offers commercial vegetable growers and market farmers opportunities to learn more about pest management, production practices, variety selection, and marketing; to visit with vendors; and to network with other growers.
Registration forms will be available at beginning of February. For more information about registration, contact Purdue Extension-Lake County at (219) 755-3240. For questions on the program, contact Liz Maynard at (219) 531-4200 Ext. 4206.