Back to Basics for Cut Flower Nerds

February 18-19 | Oberlin, Ohio

The Hotel at Oberlin

Maximum 170 attendees

Tuesday, February 18

7:30 a.m.   Registration
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Coffee and refreshments

8:00 a.m.   Lilies and Other Bulbs
Ko Klaver, Zabo Plant

9:00 a.m.   Marigolds
Clive Richardson, AmeriSeed

10:00 a.m.   Climate Change
Aaron Wilson, Byrd Polar & Climate Research Center, Columbus, Ohio

11:00 a.m.   Plant Anatomy for Cut Flower Growers
Roger Laushman, Oberlin College

Noon   Lunch (included with registration) 

1:00 p.m.   Sunflowers
Jessica Cudnik, American Takii

2:00 p.m.   Greenhouses: What You Need to Know for Selecting, Heating, Cooling, and Lighting
John Dole, North Carolina State University

3:00 p.m.   Snapdragons, Dianthus, and Stock
Scott Rusch, BloomStudios

4:30 p.m. Wrap-up and Networking

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.   Dinner on your own

7:00 p.m.   An Evening with Bailey Hale

Wednesday, February 19

8:00 a.m.   Plant Taxonomy for Cut Flower Growers
Michael Moore, Oberlin College

9:00 a.m.   Lisianthus
Bailey Hale, Farmer Bailey

10:00 a.m.   Plant Propagation
Robert Geneve, University of Kentucky

Cancellation policy:
A full refund will be paid prior to January 10, 2020; one-half refunded prior to January 31, 2020; after January 31, no refund can be made.oberlin hotel 1024x577 - Back to Basics for Cut Flower Nerds

Suggested Lodging:
The Hotel at Oberlin is a LEED Platinum-certified facility in the center of Oberlin, Ohio, just steps from the home office of the ASCFG. The meeting room rate is $112, plus applicable taxes. To make your reservations in this limited block, contact the hotel directly at (440) 775-7001 and ask for the group reservation number 2221 in order to receive the discounted rate by January 18. This offer is not available online. The Hotel at Oberlin is located at 10 E. College St., Oberlin, Ohio (30 miles west of Cleveland Hopkins Airport).

Registration Form
February 18-19 | Oberlin, Ohio

Maximum 170 attendees