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Cranberry Station News

  • IPM Message

    May 17, 2024
    The IPM Message for May 24, 2024 has been posted! This message will be updated each Friday until late July-early August. You can also listen to the weekly message by calling 617-928-4000, available 24/7. Please contact Katie Ghantous or 508-970-7634 if you have any questions, concerns, or information to convey for the message. Read the current IPM message.
  • 2024 Preliminary Keeping Quality Forecast

    The forecast is for VERY POOR preliminary keeping quality. To read more about the 2024 preliminary keeping quality click here.
  • 2024-2026 Chart Book

    The 2024-2026 Chart Book has arrived!  You can pick up your copy or you can choose to have your copy mailed to you, the  mailing fee is $8 (per book). Please contact Robyn Hardy or 508-970-7635.  
  • WPS Training for Handlers

    Last training date for WPS Training for Handlers is Wednesday, June 5, 2024 7:30-9:00 AM. Cost is $5 per person. To attend a training and for more information click here.
  • Growing Degree Days (GDD) until May 22, 2024

    Dee model (base 44 and Jan 1):389.6 F WI simple (base 41 and April 7): 463.7 F WI complex (base 41, max 86 and April 7): 508.8 F
  • Insect Clinics

    Be Informed! Insect Clinic is scheduled for Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at UMass Cranberry Station (AD Makepeace Meeting Room and Entomology Lab). This session is being held in-person from 8-10 AM (2 credits) and it's FREE to participate. For more information click here.
  • UMass Amherst Researchers Receive $1.19 Million to Explore Solutions for Managing Cranberry Fruit Rot

  • New Building Rendition

    Naming Opportunities to Support Cranberry Research

    Gifting opportunites are now available to directly support cranberry research! 
  • Reddish discoloration appears where the scale have been feeding.

    Summer Scale

    Reddish discoloration appears where the scale have been feeding. This is a massive infestation.