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Join WSU Extension for 2016 Winter Tree Fruit Programing in North Central Washington

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Tree fruit producers and industry professionals are invited to five Tree Fruit Extension Programs in North Central Washington on January 18, 19, 20, 21 and February 4. These events provide the latest research based information on horticulture, pest and disease management. We hope you will join us to network and learn this winter.

Chelan Horticultural Meeting

January 18, 2016

Chelan High School

Co-sponsored by WSU Extension and Chelan High School

Topics include: Spotted Wing Drosophila Update; Improving your Spray Coverage; Soil Quality; Tree Fruit Nutrition; Irrigation for Quality; WSU Decision Aid System Updates for 2016; Considering Value Added Hard Cider; and more.


North Central Washington Stone Fruit Day

January 19, 2016

Wenatchee Convention Center

Topics include: Spotted Wing Drosophila; Little Cherry Virus; End of Season Irrigation Timing for Cherry Quality; Observations on the Newest Cherry Breeding Materials; and more.


North Central Washington

Pear Day

January 20, 2016

Wenatchee Convention Center

Co-sponsored by WSU Extension and Pear Bureau Northwest

Topics Include: Integrated Management of Pear Psylla and Mites: Biology, Natural Enemies, New Tools and IPM; Pear Pruning; Higher Density Pears Panel Discussion; Seasonal Irrigation Needs. Why Did I get Behind on My Irrigation this Year?; and more.


North Central Washington

Apple Day

January 21, 2016

Wenatchee Convention Center

Co-sponsored by WSU Extension and North Central Fieldmen’s Association

Topics include: Update on the Release of Cosmic Crisp; Limiting Risk and Reducing Stress by Using Netting in Apple Orchards; Precision Irrigation Management to Meet High Water Needs and Reduce Stress in Hot Summers; Honey Crisp Storage; FSMA Update and Irrigation Water Quality Research; Bullseye Rot; and more.

Okanogan Horticultural

Association Meeting

February 4, 2016

Okanogan County Agriplex, Omak

Co-Sponsored by WSU Extension and Okanogan County Horticultural Association

Topics include: Market Update; Little Cherry Virus; WSU Decision Aid System Updates for 2016; Coddling Moth Resistance Management; Spotted Wing Drosophila; So You are Going to Go Organic.

For agendas and event information visit

 Pesticide update credits will be awarded for program attendance.

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