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WSU Extension 2022 Little Cherry & X-disease Field Day
June 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
WSU Tree Fruit Extension will be hosting a Field Day dedicated to Little cherry & X-disease management.
For growers who would like to stay ahead of the Little cherry & X-disease infections in their orchards, this is an opportunity to learn current research findings and best management practices.
New experimental research projects on early detection: Canine LCD detection & Identification of LCD linked volatile biomarker
Little cherry and X-disease epidemiology
Scouting and sampling best practices
Leafhopper monitoring and biology
Insecticidal control of leafhoppers
Replant strategies for X-disease infected orchards
You can now download a detailed agenda at the following link Final AGENDA.
When: Tuesday, June 21 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Messimore orchard in Buena, WA.
(46°26’24.3″N 120°18’43.0″W (46.440080, -120.311938)
Directions via I-82 E (from Yakima) – Follow I82 E. Take exit 50 from I-82 E toward Buena – Left onto WA-22 W/Buena Rd – Right onto Highland Dr. – Left onto White Rd – Left onto W Darby Ln.
Directions via I-82 W (from Prosser) – Follow I82 W – Take exit 50 for Wa-22 E toward Toppenish/Buena – Right onto Buena Rd – Right onto Highland Dr – Left onto White Rd. – Left onto W Darby Ln.
Registration: This is a free event. Pre-registration is required. Please register at the following link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wsu-extension-2022-x-disease-little-cherry-disease-field-day-tickets-356774521197
Corina F. Serban
Tree Fruit Extension Coordinator – Little Cherry Disease
Information and Technology Transfer (ITT)
Washington State University