Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Hello, everyone,

The 2019 editions of our fruit and hops chemical control recommendations (Pest Management Guide series) are available, as well as the Spray Bulletin for Commercial Tree Fruit Growers.  These will be available for purchase soon, but PDF versions may be downloaded for free.  Here are the links:

Let me know if you have any questions.

2019 Orchard Fruit Schools set

Hello, everyone,
The dates, locations, and agendas for our six orchard fruit schools have been set.  The schools will run from February 11-15.  The details and links are:
See you at one of the schools!

Public Open House on SLF Quarantine to be held in Winchester

Hello, everyone, In my last post, I discussed the newly announced quarantine in Frederick County and Winchester for spotted lanternfly (SL...

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