2020 Chestnut Lunchtime Webinar Series

April 29, 2020 - August 26, 2020

Online


Contact: Erin Lizotte, taylo548@msu.edu, 231-944-6504

Michigan State University Extension is proud to announce a new in-season Zoom webinar series to assist growers with real-time updates season long. Join Michigan State University faculty and veteran chestnut growers on the last Wednesday of each month to learn about best agronomic practices, pest management, fertility and more!

See the schedule below for more details on specific topics and speakers. Registrants can choose to join the ‘Chestnut Lunch Webinar Series’ live from 12-1 PM EST or view a recording of the webinar when convenient. To participate, a computer with an updated web browser, speakers, and internet access are required.

The series is free, but registration is required. Registrants will receive email notification with instructions for joining the webinar. Recorded webinars will be closed captioned and available within 7 days of the live webinar. To register visit: https://msu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cYBFFFXmgkGzbQp

Webinar Series Agenda

Wednesday April 29th

Chestnut Weevil Management Update, Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension

Michigan Chestnut Management Guide Discussion, Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension

Wednesday May 27th

Radial Airblast Sprayer Optimization, Dr. Matthew Grieshop, Michigan State University

Wednesday June 24th

Chestnut Rot Research Update, Dr. Monique Sakalidis and Allie Watson, Michigan State University

Chestnut IPM Update, Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension

Wednesday July 29th

Preparing for Harvest, Pete Conrad, Conrad Farms, LLC Chestnut IPM Update, Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension Wednesday

August 26th

Chestnut Heat Treatment Update, Dr. Dan Guyer, Michigan State University

Chestnut IPM Update, Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension

Accommodations: Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Erin Lizotte at 231-944-6504 or taylo548@msu.edu.

This work is supported by the Crop Protection and Pest Management Program 2017-70006-27175 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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