Keynote speaker, Peter VanderZaag, Phd, is both a farmer and a recognized potato scientist.
A Senior Climatologist, David has been employed with Environment Canada for 50 years.
More than a magician, Sean Watson is as an ‘entertainer’ ‘ a real crowd pleaser.
Zack is a potato research agronomist by the Manitoba Horticulture Productivity Enhancement Centre Inc (MHPEC).
Darin Gibson is a Research Agronomist and the President of Gaia Consulting Ltd, located near Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.
A PhD in entomology from Oregon State University, Ian has been a professional entomologist for over 30 years.
John Edmonds is European development/technical manager for Gowan Company
She serves as an Interim Director of the Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program.
An Irrigated Cropping Systems Agronomist working for Washington State U.
Dan Robinson is the Agricultural Sustainability Manager for the JR Simplot Company in Boise, ID.
A Regional Extension Educator with the University of Minnesota Extension for over 21 years.
A Professor and Extension Soil Scientist at the University of Minnesota.
Years & Counting
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MPPD is an all-inclusive conference in that registration fees include:
Access to all presentations including the Keynote, Luncheon and Spuds & Suds Entertainment.
Registration fees also include: