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NFE Annual Cherry Workshop – Yakima
May 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Northwest Fruit Exporters’ annual cherry workshops are joint presentations with regulatory officials from Washington, Oregon, and Idaho states departments of agriculture and USDA Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to provide accurate and updated information to the industry about the cherry export programs: Japan Cherry export program; Australia cherry preclearance program; and other cherry export programs for 2017.
There are three opportunities to catch this pre-season training.
Please note new locations.
Wenatchee: Tuesday, May 9 10am – 12:30pm Wenatchee Convention Center, 121 N Wenatchee, Ave.
Yakima: Wednesday, May 10 10am – 12:30pm Red Lion Hotel, 607 E Yakima, Ave.
Dallesport: Thursday, May 11 10am – 12:30pm The Dalees Fruit Company, 111 S Parallel Ave.
It is important that key warehouse and documentation personnel attend one of these meetings.
Effort is being made again this season to invite pest consultants who work with the orchard trapping component of the Japan systems approach program. The workshop agenda is formatted to review the trapping component of the Japan systems approach during the first 30 minutes of the workshop in an effort to accommodate field personnel who would like to attend the workshop, but are limited on time. Please feel free to forward this announcement to your key field personnel.