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Ontario Hazelnut Association Announces 10th Annual Hazelnut Symposium

Ontario Hazelnut Association Announces 10th Annual Hazelnut Symposium

The Ontario Hazelnut Association is excited to announce the 10th Annual Ontario Hazelnut Symposium with the theme “Perspectives for Ontario Hazelnuts - An insight on industry opportunities right now” The event will be held in London, Ontario at the Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre.

Below is a taste of presentation topics :

•    Suggested Varieties and Yield Data
•    An in Depth Market Assessment
•    Micropropagation
•    Cost of Production
•    Hazelnut Farming 101 : Irrigation, Fertility, EFB in New Plantings
•    Applied Experience from Seasoned Hazelnut farmers
•    Business and Branding

Those interested are encouraged to visit the Ontario Hazelnut Association’s website at : www.ontariohazelnuts.com

Tickets and promotions will be available online until March 16th, 2019 and will then be available at the door only, with an increase in registration price. All tickets include a continental breakfast, full lunch buffet, and two coffee breaks with light snacks.

What is the Ontario Hazelnut Association (OHA)?

The OHA was in established in 2013 to develop a vibrant Hazelnut industry in Ontario for a growing global market. It is a volunteer organization of farmers, researchers, processors and nurseries who share a common vision of opportunities for Hazelnuts in Ontario. The OHA’s current focus is to plant more tree’s in the ground and continue to increase its network of members in order to inform, educate and share resources that are necessary for harvesting in Ontario.

Source: Ontario Hazelnut Association