Berry Industry calendar
Updated January 23, 2019
JANUARY 22: OREGON STRAWBERRY COMMISSION MEETING11:30 AM budget meeting. Noon - 3 PM regular meeting. McMenamins Hotel Oregon (310 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR). For more information, contact Philip Gütt.
JANUARY 30: WASHINGTON RED RASPBERRY COMMISSION BOARD MEETING 10am- Noon. Review research proposals. 204 Hawley Street, Lynden, WA.
FEBRUARY 3-6, NORTH AMERICAN STRAWBERRY SYMPOSIUM & NORTH AMERICAN STRAWBERRY GROWERS ASSOCIATION 2019 CONFERENCE Wyndham Orlando Resort, Orlando, Florida. Register and get more details here
FEBRUARY 4: OREGON BLUEBERRY CONFERENCE all day. Salem Convention Center, 200 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97301. Contact Lisa Ostlund for more information.
BLUEBERRY PRUNING WORKSHOPS - FEBRUARY 8 & 11 with Dr. Bernadine Strik, OSU. February 8 – Lynden WA; February 11 – Prosser, WA. This free event held in the morning will entail a presentation on the rationale and fundamentals of highbush blueberry pruning. The presentation will be followed by in-field demonstrations in cooperating grower fields. Further details will follow. Contact: email@example.com
FEBRUARY 13: OREGON STRAWBERRY COMMISSION ANNUAL GROWERS MEETING 9:30 am- 1:30 pm. North Willamette Research & Extension Center. Aurora, OR. Agenda and more details to follow. Email Philip Gütt with questions.
FEBRUARY 14 - 16: PNW POLLINATOR SUMMIT & CONFERENCE at Oregon State Unversity. Go here for more information and registration.
FEBRUARY 14 - 16: ORGANICOLOGY at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, OR (921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204). The largest gathering within the organic trade. The conference is designed by Organically Grown Company, Oregon Tilth, Sustainable Food Trade Association, and Organic Seed Alliance. Go here for more information and registration.
FEBRUARY 16: 2019 ORGANIC AGRICULTURE RESEARCH FORUM Portland, OR.The day-long forum will feature innovative presentations from researchers across all disciplines related to organic farming and food systems. The intent of the forum is to share the most current information with farmers, ranchers, extensionists, educators, agricultural professionals, and others interested in organic agriculture. Go here for more information. Presented in partnership with Organicology (See Organicology event above)
March 18: OREGON BLUEBERRY COMMISSION MEETING (budget preparation) noon at Chemeketa Events at Winema, Building 48, Room 210 ( 4001 Winema Pl NE, Salem, OR 97305). Contact Lisa Ostlund for more information.
March 25-27: GLOBAL BERRY CONGRESS ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS. Go here for more information & registration
April 22: OREGON BLUEBERRY COMMISSION MEETING (budget hearing) noon at Chemeketa Events at Winema, Building 48, Room 210 ( 4001 Winema Pl NE, Salem, OR 97305). Contact Lisa Ostlund for more information.
MAY 7-9: BERRY HEALTH BENEFITS SYMPOSIUM Portland, OR, Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Downtown (319 SW Pine Street, Portland, OR 97204). Go here for more information and registration.
JUNE,12 2019: OSU STRAWBERRY FIELD DAY 1 P.M North Willamette Research & Extension Center.
JULY 17: OSU BLUEBERRY FIELD DAY 1 P.M North Willamette Research & Extension Center.
AUGUST 7: OSU CANEBERRY FIELD DAY 1 P.M North Willamette Research & Extension Center. Focusing on late blackberry and primocane-fruiting raspberry
If you'd like to add a meeting or event to the calendar, email the Northwest Berry Foundation office or call us at 503-285-0908.