Nursery Winter Workshop:
Invasive Insects and Weed Management
February 8, 2006
Fayette County Extension Office
1140 Red Mile Place
$35 per person first person from firm
$15 each additional person from same firm
8:30-9:00 am Registration - Fayette County Extension Office
9:00-9:15 “Maple Miseries – The Latest on Leafhoppers, Flatheaded Appletree Borer, Shoot Boring Caterpillars, and Maple Mites” - Bonny Seagraves, UK Entomology M.S. Student
9:15 - 9:30 "Calico Scale - Current Research on Identification, Damage, and Control" - Dan Potter, UK Entomology Professor
9:45-10:05 "Review of Japanese Beetle Biology and the Domestic Harmonization Plan" - Jason Oliver, TSU Research
10:05-10:15 "Fire Ant Update: Identification, Distribution, and Prevention" - Jason Oliver, TSU Research
10:15-10:45 "Asian Ambrosia Beetle: Damage, Trapping, Identification, and Control" - Jason Oliver, TSU Research
10:45-11:45 "Trapping and Controlling Borer Pests of Nursery Crops" - Jason Oliver, TSU Research
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch (provided)
12:45 - 3:45“Nursery Weed Management from A to Z ” - Mark Halcomb, UT Nursery Crops Extension Specialist
3:45 pm Pesticide CEU sign-up
(All times listed as Eastern Daylight Time)
Contact Amy Fulcher, UK Extension Associate for Nursery Crops at 859.257.1273 for more information.
Sponsored by KY Integrated Pest Management and by the Kentucky Horticulture Council
Spanish Translation Provided!
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