3rd International Redagricola´s

Blueberries

Course

10 Online sessions

Thursday
From october 6th to december 15th, 2022

Lenguage:
Spanish and english

(october 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th; november 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and december 1st and 15th, 2022)

Chile: 09:00 a 13:00 time GMT -3.
Perú: 07:00 a 11:00 time GMT -5,

EARLY BIRD:

USD$450 + taxes

*up to september 15th 2022

Full price:

USD$500 + taxs

Aimed at:

Farm administrators, consultants, agricultural managers, producers, field managers, personnel of exporting companies, personnel of companies that offer services and/or supplies for the blueberries industry and any person with work for production , marketing and export blueberries.

Course format:

The sessions will be held through a video conference system (Zoom) and will be launched from Redagrícola´s Education Platform, where there will be complementary material. The sessions will be recorded and will be available up to 15 days after the course.

1ª SESIÓN – FREE OPEN SESSION

October 6th, 2022 

Schedule: 09:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Chile time GMT -3
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Peru time GMT -5

• Blueberries in the world: New production areas and global trends.
• Blueberry physiology, phenology and characteristics

Sebastián Ochoa

Program

Session 1 (october 6th, 2022) / Free open session - Blueberries in the world: New production areas and global trends / Blueberry physiology, phenology and characteristics
  • Blueberries in the world: New production areas and global trends.
  • Blueberry physiology, phenology and characteristics.
    Session 2 (October 13th, 2022) - Global market and planting and production trends
    • Lecture Felipe Julleart about Blueberry global market
    • Global planting and production trends
      Session 3 (October 20th, 2022) - Trends and characteristics of varieties / Genetic enhancement
      • Trends and characteristics of varieties.
      • Land preparation. Establishment of the crop and first care. Techniques for variety changes (grafting)
      • Genetic enhancement
        Session 4 (October 27th, 2022) Pruning and crop management with focus on nutrition
        • Pruning and crop management with focus on nutrition
          Session 5 (November 3rd, 2022) Emerging pests with emphasis on Thrips (Scirtothrips dorsalis)
          • Emerging pests with emphasis on Thrips (Scirtothrips dorsalis)
          • Main Blueberry Pests
            Session 6 (November 10th, 2022) Major diseases in blueberries and the challenge of Botrytis control
            • Major diseases in blueberries and the challenge of Botrytis control
              Session 7 (November 17th, 2022) Hormonal management in blueberry and use of growth regulators
              • Hormonal management in blueberry and use of growth regulators
                Session 8 (November 24th, 2022) - Irrigation and soil care / Root management and plant nutrition
                • Irrigation and soil care.
                • Root management and plant nutrition.
                Session 9 (December 1st, 2022) - Irrigation and soil care / Preparation of nutrient solutions
                • Substrates and protected agriculture in blueberries production.
                Session 10 (December 15th, 2022) - Post-harvest technologies: Packaging, gasification (CO2), plastic generating sheets, controlled atmospheres / Keys and technical issues in blueberries cold chain.
                • Post-harvest technologies: Packaging, gasification (CO2), plastic generating sheets, controlled atmospheres.
                • Keys and technical issues in blueberries cold chain.

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