For the best mobile experience, get the MAC App Today!

Get it on Google Play
Download on the App Store
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Exploiting the Vulnerabilities of Weeds


March 7, 2023, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location:
Albany, NY
+ Google Map

March 7, 2023, Exploiting the Vulnerabilities of Weeds

Italian-American Community Center, 257 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany, NY 12205

9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Cost: $60.00 per person

 

2.5 NYSDEC PESTICIDE CREDITS categories 1A, 3A, 3B, 21, 23, 25, 10

4.5 Certified Crop Advisor Credits – Integrated Pest Management

 

Registration: https://caahp.ccext.net/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=169

For assistance with registration, call (518)765-3518 or email cce-caahp@cornell.edu.

Program questions? Contact Aaron Gabriel, 518-380-1496, adg12@cornell.edu.

If applying for pesticide applicator credits, please bring your pesticide applicator’s license to the meeting.

Cornell Cooperative Extension, the Regional Capital Area Agriculture & Horticulture Program and the Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture Program are pleased to present “Exploiting the Vulnerabilities of Weeds” on Tuesday, March 7, 2023. Farmers who grow field crops, vegetable crops, fruit crops, and horticultural crops will learn weed biology and how to exploit weed vulnerabilities to develop a cultural weed management plan and improve the effectiveness of herbicides. Pesticide applicator recertification credits will be available.

Weeds are a universal challenge for all farmers. Fortunately, much research has been done over the last several years to understand weeds and develop cultural techniques to manage them. Herbicides are also more effective when strategized based on weed biology. Several weed experts from Cornell University and the University of Illinois will present at this workshop, along with experienced farmers and Cornell Cooperative Extension educators. Farmers do not have to be frustrated with weeds anymore. The workshop will provide a foundation of weed management for all farmers.

Details

March 7, 2023, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$60.00
Website:
https://caahp.ccext.net/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=169
Location:
Italian-American Community Center
257 Washington Ave. Ext.
Albany, NY 12205 United States
+ Google Map
Website:
https://caahp.ccext.net/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=169

Organizer

Aaron Gabriel
Phone:
518-380-1496, 518-380-1498
Email:
adg12@cornell.edu, sab22@cornell.edu
Website:
https://blogs.cornell.edu/capitalareaagandhortprogram/