2017 Vining PeA & Bean Conference

The Line up

A Year in Retail - Vining Pea Market

Emma Fencott - Director, Kantar Worldpanel

Developments in the vegetable industry from an equipment manufacturers perspective.

Niels Havermans- Director of Sales and Marketing, Ploger

The French Prodcution of Processing Vegtables

Eric Legras - Producer of Vegetables, Chairman of the Producers Organisation “OP L VERT” 

Management of Aphids and Viruses in Peas

Becky Howard - Principal Technical Officer, PGRO 

SMIS- Development of a Soil Management Information System

Rob Simmons- Senior Lecturer, Soil Systems and Land, Cranfield Soil and AgriFood Institute 

Cover Crops in a Vining Pea Rotation

Lea Herold - Plant Pathologist, PGRO

Versatility of Peas

Rachel Green - Celebrity Chef, Yes Peas! Ambassador 

The Yes Peas! Campaign Update

Helen Simpson and Millie Rose, Hatch Communications

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R&D Posters on Display

"Pathogenicity factors of Fusarium oxysporum isolates affecting peas"

Sascha Jenkins, Warwick University. 

"Detection and Distribution of Aphanomyces Root Rot in Peas within the United Kingdom"

Brian O'Loinsigh, The University of Nottingham 

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