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April 18, 2019

Controlling Pests in Pecan Orchards

Location

Noble Research Institute, Entry 5
Kruse Auditorium
2510 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401

Time

9 am - noon

Registration Fee

There is no registration fee for this event. Registration closes five days before the event.

Level 2: Building

 

General Overview

Integrated pest management plays a major role in helping pecan growers reduce pest management costs. When managing pests in the pecan orchard, it is imperative that you can identify the major animal, disease and insect pests and understand how they relate to pecan development stages. Join us to learn how to identify pests and to discover a variety of practices used to prevent and treat them.

What You Will Learn:
  • How to identify common pecan pests
  • What common pest symptoms look like
  • How to treat pecan pests for prevention or eradication
How You Will Learn:
  • Seminar presentations
  • Q&A
Who Should Attend:
  • Producers wanting to better understand pecan pests
What You Should Bring:
  • Samples or pictures of pests/pest symptoms that you would like help identifying
Related Courses:
  • Managing Crop Load for Improved Production
  • Understanding Irrigation Systems and Technology for Pecans
  • Demonstrating Pecan Orchard Floor Management (Fall)
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