A Consortium of Idaho, Washington and Oregon Ag Experiment Stations, USDA-ARS, and the Small Fruits Industry
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Annual Conference

The 2016 Annual Conference
December 8th, Kennewick, WA


Conference Location:

Red Lion Hotel Kennewick - Columbia Center
1101 N Columbia Center Blvd
Kennewick, WA 99336

Researcher Reporting

Attendees of the NCSFR Annual Conference will have the opportunity to hear research reports and view poster presentations from five disciplines including genetics, berry & grape processing, wine processing, production/physiology, and  pest management; network with science and industry partners; and help set research priorities for the Center, which will be used for research grant considerations next year.

Conference Overview:
• General Session with updates from WSU, OSU, UI, ARS & the Liaison Committee
• Final Reports on Funded Projects
• Commodity Priority Review/Setting
• Review and discussion of SCRI Grant Opportunities
• Wine Tasting/Reception & Poster Session

Research Priorities - Commodity Groups:
During the Annual Conference, time is set aside to revisit the Research Priorities. Please review them within your commodity groups prior to the conference and come prepared for discussion. To ensure balanced outcomes, we strongly encourage small fruit industry members to attend and participate in these research priority discussions.  You can find copies of the most recent priorities here.

Committee Meetings
• There will be a Liaison Committee & Coordinating Committee Joint Meeting prior to the start of the annual conference.








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