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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.

Current Weather Summary

Degrees Days and Dormancy discussed

Please click here to read a news article regarding work being done by retired Director Carolyn DeMoranville on the degree day model for cranberry.

IPM Message

IPM Message was updated on August 17th.  Please click here or on the Quick Links to read more.  Call the Station 508-295-2212x60 to listen to the message.

Spring Frost Tolerance 2018
Ben Lear bud

Posting of bud tolerance images and information has begun for the 2018 season.

There are currently no upcoming events.