There will be a Vegetable Pest and Cultural Management Field Meeting on August 6, 2014, 6-8 PM at Danny Miller’s Farm: 11331 Hodnett Rd Fillmore, NY 14735
This course will demonstrate pest management in fresh market vegetables in both field and greenhouse (high tunnel) vegetables; primarily for those growing for wholesale auction. This will include a hands-on demonstration of weed, insect and disease identification in vegetables. Management options such as inter-row cover crops, grafting and where appropriate, spray options will be used to educate growers. Judson Reid, Senior Extension Associate with the Cornell Vegetable Program will instruct participants and facilitate peer-based learning.
Need pesticide recertification credits? 1.5 DEC credits in categories 1a, 10, and 23 will be available to participants.