Morning Brew: : Tree Fruit Pest Management Conversations via Zoom. 6AM, May 3rd, 2021

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 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.

Pre-bloom Disease Management Resources:
Katrin Ayer & Kerik Cox, Cornell University. Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
Early season disease management in 2021.

An Annual Fire Blight Management Program for Apples: An Update
Daniel R. Cooley and Wesley R. Autio Stockbridge School of Agriculture, University of Massachusetts Amherst Jon Clements Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment, University of Massachusetts Amherst Winfred P. Cowgill, Jr. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station

Join in or simply listen to whats ahead form the coming week.
*Recent weather, forecasts, scouting, tree phenology, insect life stages
*Application windows, pest management scouting, models for predicting management.
* Sprayer Calibration Part III – George Hamilton, UNH Extension
* Diseases: Fireblight, Apple Scab, Powdery Mildew Infections in Ginger Gold: NEWA Site
* Insect management during bloom & early petal fall:
– Black Stem Borer updates: Research
– Tarnished Plant Bug, Rosy Apple Aphid, Obliquebanded Leafroller overwintering larva
– Dogwood Borer, San Jose Scale
– Codling Moth / OFM mating disruption
– Plum Curculio options

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

Meeting steps…
1. Join Zoom Meeting by clicking on or pasting the link into your browser:

Meeting ID: 459 249 0857
Passcode: pQ9St9

2. Or open Zoom software, copy and paste the Meeting ID: 930 4781 5060
Important…The meeting link may change every week as needed. Link on the most updated weekly email blog invitation.

1. Let’s 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 you’re ready to join the conversation.

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

See you then

Topic: Morning Brew
Time: Apr 5, 2021 06:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 930 4781 5060
Passcode: 728774