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UMass Cranberry Station

The mission of the UMass Cranberry Station is to maintain and enhance the economic viability of the Massachusetts cranberry industry through research, extension and to serve the public welfare by supporting economic development and protection of the environment. We have specialists in Plant Pathology, Entomology, Environmental Physiology, Plant Nutrition/Cultural Practices, Weed Science/Integrated Pest Management, and Floriculture. The Cranberry Station, located in southeastern Massachusetts, is recognized as a leader in the United States and worldwide for research and outreach programs on cranberry culture.

IPM Message

May 13, 2022

The IPM message updated on May 13, 2022. To read this week's message click here. If you would like to listen to the recorded message, please call 508-258-9191.

Bogside Workshops

April 22, 2022

The Cranberry Station has scheduled 3 Bogside workshops, Thursday, May 12, 2022, 8-10:00 AM (Zoom), Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 9-10:00 AM (in-person) and Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 8-10:00 AM (Zoom).  For more information click here.

2022 Preliminary Keeping Quality Forecast

April 14, 2022

The forecast is for FAIR preliminary keeping quality.  To read the full report click here.

Cranberry Frost Tolerance Reports

April 14, 2022

The spring frost tolerance reports have begun!  To get the weekly report, including growing degree days and photos, click here.

  • Jun08
    Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am
    In-person
    UMass Cranberry Station bogside (weather permitting)
  • Jun29
    Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 8:00am to 10:00am
    Online