Tree Fruit Webinar for Commercial Orchardists
This replaces the monthly in-person Tree Fruit Twilight Meeting that we have had in the past.
NH Pesticide Credits: 2 Participants must register prior to the webinar to receive pesticide credits.
Topics will include:
Tree Fruit Diseases Update Cheryl Smith, UNH-CE Specialist - Plant Health
Update on current situation dealing with diseases affecting tree fruit production – apple scab, fire blight and brown rot on stone fruit, along with using NEWA weather station data for planning control strategies.
Tree Fruit Insect Pest Update Anna Wallingford, UNH-CE Fruit Entomology Specialist
Update on current situation dealing with insects affecting tree fruit production – Plum Curculio and Codling Moth, along with using NEWA weather station data for planning control strategies.
Responding to Covid-19 - References for Producers Jeremy Delisle, UNH-CE Field Specialist, Food & Ag Olivia Saunders, UNH-CE Field Specialist, Food & Ag
Jeremy and Olivia will review a web-based forum that is updated daily with new questions and updated answers as we continually receive more information. Even questions on pesticide exam scheduling are covered.
Orchardists and Growers Questions and Answers UNH-CE Specialists
Pesticide Certificate of Attendance Process Anna Wallingford, UNH-CE Fruit Entomology Specialist