Christmas IPM Twilight Meeting

  • Thursday, June 28, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Christmas Tree Farmers, Landscapers and Arborists are invited to a very special hands-on Christmas Tree Twilight Meeting which will include IPM Field Scouting and Research Updates.  

Registration begins at 5:30 pm (meeting starts at 6:00 pm)

Location:  Murphy Crest Tree Farm, 170 Depot Hill Road, Amenia, NY 12501   Click here for directions

Instructors and Topics:

  • Dr. Betsy Lamb and Brian Eshenaur with Cornell's NYS Integrated Pest Management Program, will focus on current effective and economical methods of managing pests. 
  • Participants are welcome to bring their own samples and/or photos for identification, discussion and management. 
  • Miriam Boateng, CCE Dutchess County Todd Hill Educator, will review the process to become a NYS Grown & Certified farm. This program is a valuable marketing tool for your farm!

$45 per person, or just $75 for 2 people from the same business, $30 for each additional person from the same farm.  $65 for walk-ins.  Registration deadline: June 22.  Sorry, no refunds, but substitutions allowed. 

To Register:  

2.5 NYSDEC Pesticide Recertification Credits Categories 2, 3A, 10, 25 NYSDEC approved.  

2.5 ISA CEUs Pending Approval

Hosted by Bill Murphy, Murphy Crest Tree Farm, Amenia, NY.  Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess County.