Weed Management Field Meetings in NY June 20 and 21

Passing this on from Mike Basedow at Cornell Cooperative Extension. -TB


Weed Management Field Meetings

June 20: Hudson Valley

Mead’s Orchard

15 Scism Rd, Tivoli NY 12583

9am – 11:30am

Join us on the morning of June 20th as we hear from Cornell University weed management specialists Dr. Lynn Sosnoskie and Dr. Yu Jiang regarding their research updates, as well as ENYCHP’s Mike Basedow for updates on his herbicide trials, and NYSIPM’s Bryan Brown on site-selection and other non-herbicide options.

Identifying the differences between weed species and key differences between annuals and perennials that factor into management will also be covered.

DEC Credits have been applied for for this meeting.

Cost: Free!

Registration: https://bit.ly/3UDBcze

June 21: Champlain Valley

Northern Orchard Walker Block

688 River Road, Peru NY 12972

June 21, 2024 9am – 11:30am

Join the ENYCHP on the morning of June 21st as we hear from Dr. Lynn Sosnoskie and Dr. Yu Jiang about their recent research looking at autonomous orchard crop management and weeding technologies.

We will then visit three of Mike’s active herbicide research plots to see firsthand the level of control the trial treatments are providing during the critical weed free period.

2.50 DEC Credits are available for this meeting in categories 22, 1A, and 10.

Cost: Free!

Registration: http://bit.ly/3JZwarZ