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Using pear psylla phenology to better time applications – Pear IPM Study Circle
December 14, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Outline of the new psylla phenology model from Louis Nottingham, WSU Entomology. Examples of scouting information showing when the model has worked and when it has not. Brief intro to potential scouting app. Discussion of getting weather stations to improve accuracy. Discussion of how growers/consultants want to best access data.
The goal of this series is to provide learning opportunities where growers, consultants, researchers, and industry professionals can learn from one another in order to improve pear profitability and sustainability.
Format: Each study circle meeting will include a 30 min presentation and 2 hrs of facilitated discussion. A meal break will provide informal networking time. Come with your ideas to share.
Location: Mission Creek Community Club 4724 Mission Creek Road, Cashmere WA 98815
Credits: Qualifies for 2 WSDA pesticide update credits.
Registration: Signup https://pear-study-circles.eventbrite.com. Walk-ins welcome for in-person. Registration required for virtual.
Virtual option: To accommodate Covid restrictions and concerns simultaneous live virtual meeting will be available at https://wsu.zoom.us/j/93951825148 Call in is not suggested but available at US: +1 253 215 8782 Webinar ID: 939 5182 5148 All participants will be required to have a zoom account to sign in due to WSU security policies. Go to https://zoom.us/ to sign up (free) and don’t forget to check your email to confirm.