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Cranberry Station News

  • IPM Message

    May 17, 2024
    The IPM Message for May 17, 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

    Training dates have be scheduled for WPS Training for Handlers on Friday May 17, 2024, 7:30-9:00 AM and 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 11, 2024

    Dee model (base 44 and Jan 1):260.6 F WI simple (base 41 and April 7): 301.7 F WI complex (base 41, max 86 and April 7): 345.4 F
  • Insect Clinics

    Be Informed! Insect Clinics are scheduled for Wednesday, May 22, 2024, and Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at UMass Cranberry Station (AD Makepeace Meeting Room and Entomology Lab). Both sessions are being held in-person from 8-10 AM (2 credits each meeting) 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.