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Okanogan Horticultural Society Meeting

February 5 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm


Co-sponsored by:  WSU Extension and Okanogan County Horticultural Association

Tree Fruit Days Flier 2019 (nMF)


9:00                     Sterile codling moth distribution in the orchard* Rob Curtiss, Michigan State University

9:30                    Sterile Insect Release for Codling Moth Control* Betsy Beers, WSU Entomology-TFREC

10:00                   Break

10:15                   Getting to Know the Good Guys in our Orchards*  Chris Strohm, WSU Extension; Tobin Northfield, WSU Entomology                   

10:45                   Secondary Pest Update: Apple Maggot, Clear Wing, Apple Leaf Curl Midge, BMSB* Betsy Beers, WSU Entomology-TFREC

11:10                  Cherry Powdery Mildew Management and Fungicide Resistance Results* Gary Grove, WSU Plant Pathology, Prosser

11:40                   Fire Blight Common Questions and Answers* Tianna DuPont, WSU Extension

 12:10                   Pesticide Education Credits distributed for morning session, 3 credits WSDA approved.

 12:15                   Lunch

 1:00                     Manejo de Fuego Bacteriano* (Fire Blight Management) Tianna DuPont, WSU Extension

1:30                     Cuidando su Salud en la Huerta* (Pesticide Safety)   Alexandra J. Lewis-Lorentz, AJL Productions and Central Washington University

2:00                     Palomilla de Manzana* (Codling Moth Management) Kaz Lorentz, Bluebird                     

2:30                     Conociendo los Insectos Buenos en la Huerta* (Getting to Know the Good Guys in our Orchards) Tianna DuPont, WSU Extension

 3:00                     Pesticide Education Credits distributed for afternoon session, 2 credits WSDA approved.


 Vendors contact Corbin Moser to reserve your space at the trade show (509) 560-9389 corbinm@nwwinc.com

 WSDA Pesticide education certification credits awarded for program attendance.

Extension programs and employment are available without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension Office.

 All agendas are draft and subject to change.


February 5
9:00 am - 3:30 pm


WSU Extension – Tianna DuPont
(509) 293-8758


Okanogan County Agriplex
Omak, WA United States + Google Map
Washington State University