University of Maryland Extension

Eastern Shore Procrastinators Conference

Friday, Jun. 1, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Wye Research and Education Center
Wye Research and Education Center
124 Wye Narrows Road
Queenstown, MD 21658
United States
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Ginny Rosenkranz

Eastern Shore Procrastinators Conference

June 1, 2018

Wye Research and Education Center

124 Wye Narrows Drive

Queenstown, MD 21658

Registration Required by 5/29/2018

8:00-8:30 am              Registration 

8:30-9:15                   Aquatic Weed Control

                                    Don Webster, University of Maryland Extension 

9:15-10:00                 Top 10 Pests of Woody Landscape Plants – and How to Deal With                                        Them

                                 Created by Dr. Dan Potter, Professor of Entomology, University of Kentucky

10:00 - 10:15               BREAK            

10:15-11:00               What New Insects will Bug your Landscape? 

                                     Mary K Malinoski, Extension Educator, UME 

11:00-11:45               What New Diseases will Pester your Landscape?

                                    Dave Clement, Extension Educator, UME 

11:45– 12:45 pm         LUNCH -

12:45 - 1:30                 Calibrating sprayers and spreaders for the best results and                                                 savings

                                     Chuck Schuster, Extension Educator, UME

1:30 – 1:45                  Break!             

1:45- 3:30                   Weed Control – Cultural, Low Risk and Conventional Herbicides t                                         to keep Weeds Under Control

                                    Chuck Schuster, Extension Educator, UME                        

 2:30-3:15                   Bees, Pesticides, and Politics: Challenges and Opportunities for                                           Sustainable Urban Landscapes.

                                 Created by Dr. Dan Potter, Professor of Entomology, University of Kentuck 

3:15-3:45                   MDA pesticide updates, DE & VA pesticide updates – 8 credits

                                   3A, C, (Ornamentals and Turf) 5 (Aquatic) 6 (Right of way), 2 (Forestry),                                      7A (general Pest), 10 (Demonstration & Research) PFA 2 credits

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Ginny Rosenkranz
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