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The points of contact between Rutgers Cooperative Extension Service and the grower & business communities are the NJ County Agricultural Agents. The agents are a tremendous source of information for both new and experienced growers. Visit your local county extension office.

Friday, September 30, 2011

Disaster & Food Safety Educational Meeting This Tuesday, Oct 4th at RCE-Gloucester County

Agricultural Disaster and Food Safety
(Fall Meeting of the South Jersey 
Integrated Vegetable Crop Management Twilight Series)
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Gloucester County Office Building (Bldg. A), 1200 N. Delsea Dr. Clayton, NJ
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
For the full agenda and pesticide recertification credit details:
The Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Agricultural Agents of Atlantic, Cumberland and Gloucester Counties invite you to the last twilight meeting of the 2011 season to discuss disaster preparedness, disaster reporting, crop insurance, and food safety. No need to register.

7:00 pm
Food Safety and Harvesting Product That Has Been in Flood Conditions
Dr. Wes Kline, Agricultural Agent, Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Cumberland Co.

7:30 pm
ReadyAG - a Self-Assessment Tool. Are You Prepared if Disaster Strikes?
Rick VanVranken, Agricultural Agent, Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Atlantic Co.

7:50 pm
Update on Crop Insurance
Garden State Crop Insurance Education Initiative Staff, Rutgers NJAES Coop. Ext. Salem County

8:10 pm
Farm Service Agency Disaster Reporting
Angela Andreoli, FSA Atlantic/Cumberland/Cape May

8:30 pm
Fall Vegetable Crop Disease Update
Dr. Andy Wyenandt, Specialist in Vegetable Pathology, Rutgers NJAES

9:00 pm-9:30pm
Winter Storage of Pesticides and Reporting Pesticide Use
Michelle Casella, Agricultural Agent, Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Gloucester Co.

Pesticide Recertification Credits: 1 CORE, 4 PP2, 2 1A, 2 Cat. 10.
The facility is handicap accessible.

For More Information Contact: Michelle Infante-Casella, Agricultural Agent (