Tree Fruit IPM Kick-Off on April 22 in Northwest Michigan
Come to the Northwest Michigan Horticultural Research Center for our first of the seasonal updates for tree fruit growers.
Michigan State University Extension will hold this year’s annual Tree Fruit Kickoff Monday, April 22, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., at the Northwest Michigan Horticultural Research Center in Traverse City. As in previous years, we will review label and management changes for the 2013 season that affect apple and cherry growers. This meeting is free and no registration is required. Two Pesticide Recertification Credits and two Certified Crop Advisor Credits have been awarded. For more information, call 231-946-1510.
6:00-6:30 Update on 2013 fungicide labels for cherries and apples
6:30-7:00 Using Kasumin to control the streptomycin-resistant fireblight pathogen
7:00-7:45 Update on insect control and efficacy in cherry and apple
7:45-8:00 How to set up and use Twitter to get the most up-to-date pest management