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Fresh market tomato workshop offered Feb. 18

Published: Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

The Fresh Market Tomato Workshop, a webinar, will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18.

The presentations, made by U of I Extension educators and specialists, will cover every aspect of tomato production for fresh market growers and will look at field tomatoes as well as tomatoes grown in high tunnels. Session topics include: water management, pest control, pruning/training, growth/culture, fertility, disease management, harvesting and marketing.

There is no cost to participate, but pre-registration is required. To register, go to https://webs.extension.uiuc.edu/registration/?RegistrationID=7817.

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