Chestnuts News Archive
July 31, 2013 | Erin Lizotte | Despite cool temperatures, burrs in northwest Michigan have almost doubled in size over the last week. European red mite infestations remain a concern.
July 26, 2013 | Erin Lizotte | European red mite numbers have hit treatment thresholds of seven mites per leaf in many chestnut orchards. Growers should be scouting for this potentially damaging pest and managing if necessary.
July 12, 2013 | Erin Lizotte | Potato leafhopper numbers continue to expand in untreated Michigan chestnut orchards and pollen has filled the air in northwest Michigan orchards.