Morning Brew: Tree Fruit Pest Management Conversations via Zoom. Monday 6AM, June 1st, 2020

Grab your coffee and join in the discussion from home or tractor seat.

Hudson Valley Research Laboratory entomologist, Peter Jentsch, friends and guests invite you to join in timely discussions on Tree Fruit Pest Management from 6-7AM each Monday morning through the season via Zoom. The Zoom meeting site will open at 5:45AM for you to link into the meeting and get your coffee. We’ll start the agenda at 6AM.

Join in or simply listen to whats ahead for the coming week.

Zoom Link: https://cornell.zoom.us/j/328251724?pwd=clJGRFNkYWVVWGQ3eC9TWWJCQkdjUT09
Password: 023911

Agenda: Welcome. Weather forecast

* Insect management at 1st cover: Insect Tsunami
…..Codling Moth
…..Plum Curculio
…..Tarnished Plant Bug
…..Mullien Plant Bug
…..OFM & European corn borer in newly planted trees
…..San Jose Scale at 2nd cover
…..Rosy Apple Aphid
…..Wooly Apple Aphid

* Thinning….last opportunity to reduce crop load
* Diseases (Guests): Secondary scab, rat-tail bloom & the NEWA Fireblight model, Quince / Cedar Apple Rust lingering
…………grower questions and wisdom.

Beginning Steps…
1. Download Zoom on your computer, pad or phone devise you will use for the meeting.
2. Follow the prompts for software setup.

Meeting steps
1. Join Zoom Meeting by clicking on or pasting the link into your browser: Join URL: https://cornell.zoom.us/j/328251724
2. Or open Zoom software, copy and paste the Meeting ID: 328-251-724
Important…The meeting link may change every week as needed. Link on the most updated weekly email blog invitation.

Rules of the Road:
1. Lets cover the basics of the days agenda, then open the floor for conversation.

2. All microphones will me muted as you enter the Zoom meeting. Please keep your mic muted during the meeting until your ready to join the conversation.

When you’re ready, un-mute your microphone and join in.

Hope to see you then