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Canterbury Potato Liberibacter Initiative meeting

28th June 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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An update on all current CPLI projects underway with Lincoln University and Plant and Food Research.

Ashburton Hotel 3pm-8pm 28th June

3.00 pm Afternoon tea

3.25 pm Welcome – Chris Claridge, Potatoes NZ

3.30pm Agenda – John Jackson

3.40pm Contact & Systemic Insecticide Efficacy Results, System Acquired Resistance and Antibacterial Crop Protection products for Zebra Chip management

Jessica Vereijssen, Plant & Food Research

Roger Blyth, Seed & field Services

  1. Sprayer efficiency and maximising chemical contact
  2. Analysis of spray dairies from 2020-21 season (10 best crops and 10 worst)
  3. Insecticide program planning for next season
  4. Questions


4.40pm Canterbury TTP trapping Results, analysis for 2021-22 Season and Nature Strips

Scott Clelland and Christine Gregory, McCain Foods (NZ) Limited

Daniel Sutton, Fruitfed Supplies


5.00pm Lincoln University, Clive Kaiser

  1. TPP Management on Potato Crops – KoayPing Ying
  2. TPP feeding habits & Trapping – Clive Kaiser
  3. Update on Boxthorn biological control – Emiliano Veronesi
  4. Developing an effective attract and kill lure for TPP – Kate Braidwood
  5. Bioassay and identification of Lso in-field quick test of plants and testing tubers at harvest or in storage – Charan Sivakumar
  6. Questions


6.00pm Original Proposal to Growers from October 2021 and how did we rate, value for money.

John Jackson

6.20pm Socialising and networking.


If you have any questions or would like to meet to discuss any off the projects please contact CPLI Chair – John Jackson
Email – wjw.wnpxb@bhgybbx.pbz
Phone – 027 215 2593


28th June 2022
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Nicola Loach


Hotel Ashburton
35/11 Racecourse Road
Ashburton, 7700 New Zealand
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0800 330 880
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