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Cranberry Program Upcoming Events

Apr
16
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 - 8:00am
In-person
Apr
18
Thursday, April 18, 2024 - 11:00am
In-person
Apr
24
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - 8:00am
Online
The Pesticide Safety meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 2024, 8:00 -12:00 PM, $50 registration fee with 4 pesticide credits available. This meeting will be offered on Zoom only.  TENTATIVE AGENDA Wednesday, April 24, 2023, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM 8:00   New Insect Concerns - Anne Averill           Blunt nosed...
Apr
24
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - 1:00pm
In-person
Apr
26
Friday, April 26, 2024 - 7:30am
Online
UMass Cranberry Station
Anyone working on the cranberry bogs (bogs that have been treated within 30 days) who does not have a Massachusetts Pesticide Certification needs to have worker protection training each year.  I am offering a few dates on ZOOM that your workers could attend to cover this requirement.  This will be a handler training and will allow workers to help apply general use pesticide...
May
17
Friday, May 17, 2024 - 7:30am
Online
UMass Cranberry Station
Anyone working on the cranberry bogs (bogs that have been treated within 30 days) who does not have a Massachusetts Pesticide Certification needs to have worker protection training each year.  I am offering a few dates on ZOOM that your workers could attend to cover this requirement.  This will be a handler training and will allow workers to help apply general use pesticide...
May
22
Wednesday, May 22, 2024 - 8:00am
In-person
UMass Cranberry Station, AD Makepeace Meeting Room and Entomology Lab
Be informed! Insect Clinics in May Wednesday, May 22, 2024 and Wednesday May 29, 2024 Both sessions are 8-10 AM, in-person, 2 pesticide credits for each meeting, and it's FREE to participate. Training to identify and manage the new problematic insects. Introductory discussion followed by hands on lab ID with samples from the bog (Cranberry Black Bug, Blunt-nosed leafhopper, Vaccinium...
May
29
Wednesday, May 29, 2024 - 8:00am
In-person
UMass Cranberry Station, AD Makepeace Meeting Room and Entomology Lab
Be informed! Insect Clinics in May Wednesday, May 22, 2024 and Wednesday May 29, 2024 Both sessions are 8-10 AM, in-person, 2 pesticide credits for each meeting, and it's FREE to participate. Training to identify and manage the new problematic insects. Introductory discussion followed by hands on lab ID with samples from the bog (Cranberry Black Bug, Blunt-nosed leafhopper, Vaccinium...
Jun
05
Wednesday, June 5, 2024 - 7:30am
Online
UMass Cranberry Station
Anyone working on the cranberry bogs (bogs that have been treated within 30 days) who does not have a Massachusetts Pesticide Certification needs to have worker protection training each year.  I am offering a few dates on ZOOM that your workers could attend to cover this requirement.  This will be a handler training and will allow workers to help apply general use pesticide...