University of Maryland Extension

Integrated Weed Management Workshop

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Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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INTEGRATED WEED MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS

Watch virtually via Zoom either in the morning or in the evening. Held over two days, with 2 hours per session. Optional in-person “watch party” meetings offered at several locations.

Register at: https://go.umd.edu/IWM

 

SESSION ONE:

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
8 am-10 am

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
6 pm-8 pm

TOPICS (DECEMBER 8):

  • Herbicide Resistance- What is It?
  • Mechanisms of Action-How to Choose Herbicides
  • Creating Effective Herbicide Plans

SESSION TWO:

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
8 am-10 am

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
6 pm-8 pm

TOPICS (DECEMBER 15):

  • IWM with a focus on Palmer Amaranth, Common Ragweed, and Marestail
  • Local Perspectives on Resistance Management
  • Putting It All Together: Creating a Weed Management Plan

Field of weeds


Speakers:

  • Dr. Michael Flessner and Dr. Vijay Singh, Virginia Tech
  • Dr. Mark VanGessel, University of Delaware
  • Dr. Kurt Vollmer and Ben Beale, University of Maryland

 

Pesticide Credits approved for DE and MD. Approval pending in other states.

2 hours of CCA credits will be offered for each day of this workshop!

For More Information Contact:

Ben Beale at 301-475-4481 or Kurt Vollmer at 410-827-8056 x128

Join a local watch party at these locations (subject to state regulations-complete details coming soon):

  • Maryland Counties- Charles
  • Virginia Counties-  Botetourt, Halifax, Hanover, Charlotte, Giles, Prince George, Lunenberg, Emporia, Northampton, Accomack, Powhatan, Suffolk, Grayson, Tazewell, Essex, Goochland, and Franklin.

To print the flyer (agenda) (pdf) click "Related Files" at the bottom of the page.

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Contact: 
Ben Beale
Contact Email: 
bbeale@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-475-4481
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