course will demonstrate pest management in fresh market vegetables in
both field and greenhouse (high tunnel) vegetables, primarily for those
growing for wholesale auction. A hands-on demonstration of weed, insect
and disease identification in vegetables including management options
such as inter-row cover crops, grafting, and where appropriate, spray
options will be used to educate growers. Judson Reid, Senior Extension
Associate with the CCE Cornell Vegetable Program along with CCE staff
will instruct participants and facilitate peer-based learning. Details
on each topic will focus on field observations at these farms.
DEC recertification credits will be offered.
Attendees will present an ID and record their certification ID number, print name and sign the Recertification Training Roster. The roster will be secured by a Cornell Vegetable Program representative and only the attendees who sit for the entire course will be awarded a certificate.
This event is free
Jonas Peachy Farm
5461 State Route 414
Romulus, NY 14541
Last updated June 6, 2019