Idaho Potato Conference & Ag Expo
Jan. 18-19, 2017
Pond Student Union Building | Idaho State University | Pocatello, Idaho
The 49th Annual University of Idaho Potato Conference and 38th Ag Expo will be held on the Idaho State University campus in Pocatello, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 18, and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 19.
The conference covers a wide range of industry topics ranging from variety development, management practices and economics, marketing and political issues. There are Idaho and Washington Department of Agriculture Pesticide Handler credits available. There is also a series of nine presentations on industry topics presented in Spanish. The Ag Show is held in Holt Arena and there is an extensive Trade Show in the ballroom of the SUB. There is also a Grower-Speaker Social Wednesday evening, poolside at the Red Lion Inn.
University of Idaho Extension in cooperation with:
- Idaho Potato Commission
- Idaho Growers-Shippers Association
- Idaho State University
- Idaho Association of Commerce and Industry
- Spectra Productions
- Trade Fair Exhibitors
- Raw Products Committee of Idaho