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Thursday, August 22, 2019
What’s wrong with my trees? How can I help them be more productive?
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is the key!
Learn all about it at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s
ORCHARD IPM CLINIC
Michael Basedow, Cornell Cooperative Extension ENYCHP Tree Fruit Specialist
Thursday August 22 from 4 to 6 PM at Finnegan Road Orchard, Canton NY
Come learn about recent developments in integrated pest management options available to fruit growers for combating pests and diseases in apples and other tree fruits.
Some topics we will cover include:
· Monitoring for key pests and diseases in the orchard
· Weather stations and pest modeling
· Variety and rootstock selection for minimizing damage
· Bioinsecticides and mating disruption for key orchard pests
· Rapid fire blight diagnostic tools for the orchard
Open to the public, but pre-registration is requested. Cost: $5.00. Light refreshments provided.
To register, or for more information, please call
Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County
at (315) 379-9192, or email firstname.lastname@example.org