Oregon Ryegrass Growers Association - 53rd Annual Meeting

 Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Linn County Fair and Expo Center, Albany

7:45 a.m.         Registration

8:30 a.m.         Welcome and Introduction
                                    Jesse Farver, ORGA Chairman
                        Treasurer’s Report
                                    Andrew Pohlschneider, ORGA Vice Chairman

8:45 a.m.         Oregon Ryegrass Growers Seed Commission
                                    Guy Lewis, Commission member

9:00 a.m.         Market Report         
                                    Sam Cable, Barenbrug USA
9:20 a.m.         Poster Session and Break
10:10 a.m.       Pesticide Label Update
                                    Rose Kachadoorian, Oregon Department of Agriculture
10:30 a.m.       Current Technologies in Ryegrass Production
                                    Eric Wavra, Sitech; Jammie Wutzke, Crop Production Services

11:25 a.m.       Spill, Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures
                                    Bruce McAllister, McAllister & Daughters
11:55 a.m.       ORGA Service Award
                                    Presented by Andrew Pohlschneider, ORGA Vice Chairman

noon                Prime Rib Lunch by Affair Catering

1:00 p.m.         Quality Control in Exporting Agricultural Products
                                    Jim Cramer, Oregon Department of Agriculture

1:45 p.m.         Alternative Crops: Daikon Radish Production
                                    Terry Ross, Integrated Seed Growers
2:30 p.m.         Achieving Ryegrass Yield Potentials through Current Management
                                    Tom Chastain, Oregon State

3:00 p.m.         Raffle and Adjourn