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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases, insects, weeds, and abiotic problems.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
Correct weed identification and site assessment are important steps in the development of an effective weed management program for turf and landscape.
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 4:00pm
Join Extension and Kimball Fruit Farm for a twilight meeting on boom sprayer calibration, hydroponic tomatoes, and spotted wing drosophila.
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
Want some hand's on experience identifying significant landscape plants to either prepare for one of the exams or to expand your palette of offerings for your clients, while also scouting for potential insect problems?
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 4:00pm
Join farmers and researchers to talk about organic weed management on fruit and vegetable farms.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 9:00am
Join Tawny Simisky, UMass Extension Entomologist, for this workshop where participants will gain hands-on experience with many important landscape and forest insect pests of trees and shrubs.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
Learn about all the great research happening at the UMass Crop and Animal Research and Education Farm!
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
Learn from farmers about reduced tillage techniques and equipment!