Christmas trees News Archive

August, 2015

  • MSU outreach program targets Invasive pests threatening Michigan trees

    August 31, 2015 | Russell Kidd | Thousand Cankers Disease, Asian Longhorned Beetle and Hemlock Wooly Adelgid targets of new outreach project that seeks to get residents involved by providing a network for tracking and reporting possible new invasive species.

  • Three summer nursery update webinars now available

    August 19, 2015 | Heidi Wollaeger | Three pre-recorded webinars on transplanting container-grown trees, updates on nursery pests this summer and MDARD regulations updates.

  • Greenhouse and nursery water conference recap – Part 2

    August 12, 2015 | Tom Dudek | Highlights of the conference included controlling waterborne pathogens, designing effective water treatment systems, economics of wireless sensor irrigation systems and how to capitalize and market plants grown under water conservation practices.

  • Greenhouse and nursery water conference recap – Part 1

    August 11, 2015 | Tom Dudek | Highlights of the conference included checking system efficiency, wireless irrigation networks, recycling irrigation water, designing effective water treatments and marking plants grown under water conservation practices.