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POSTPONED: USDA-ARS Centennial Celebration & Open House

April 29 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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This event is postponed until further notice. The Wapato Lab Research Leader is in the process of rescheduling to possibly October, but that is not definite. Please stay tuned for updates. 

You are cordially invited to attend the Centennial Celebration and Open House at the USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research Unit (formally known as the Yakima Agricultural Research Laboratory).

Activities will include presentations by each of the unit’s emphasis areas, stakeholder roundtable discussions, tours of the facilities with live demonstrations of ongoing research, and a catered Texas BBQ luncheon for those who RSVP by April 13, 2020.

To RSVP by April 13, 2020, please call, email, or mail your interest in attending the luncheon to the receptionist, Mrs. Michaela Gonzales,
email: michaela.gonzales@usda.gov, phone: 509-454-6550
mailing address: 5230 Konnowac Pass Rd., Wapato, WA 98951
Please include the names of attendees requesting the meal. 

Itinerary

Time Activity
8:00 – 8:30 am Doors Open
8:30 – 8:50 am Historical Presentation
9:00 – 10:30 am Tree Fruit Presentations by Scientists
10:45 – 11:45 am Tree Frit Roundtable Discussions
12:30 – 12:45 pm IR-4 Program Presentation
1:00 – 2:00 pm Potato Germplasm Presentations by Scientists
3:30 – 4:30 pm Potato Roundtable Discussions

Lunch:

11:30 am to  1:30 pm

Tours (~45 min):

9am, 10am, 11am, noon, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

Details

Date:
April 29
Time:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Organizer

Michaela Gonzales
Phone:
509-454-6550
Email:
michaela.gonzales@usda.gov

Venue

USDA-ARS Yakima ARL
5230 Konnowac Pass Rd.
Wapato, WA 98951 United States
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Phone:
509-454-6550
Washington State University