Michigan State University Extension is holding a free four-week webinar series on Christmas Trees’ pest management. The series will explain scouting techniques, insect and disease management recommendations and how to trouble shoot symptoms of Christmas tree problems.
Feb. 20: Insect Management in Christmas Tree Production
Insects can cause costly damage at various times in a tree’s growing cycle. ‘Bugman’ Howard Russell from Michigan State University Diagnostic Services will review several of the more common pest growers are trying to manage and discuss strategies for effective insect pest control.
The webinar programs will be live from 12:30 to 2 p.m. EST every Thursday starting Feb. 6 through Feb. 27, 2020. Participants will have the option to tune in to the live webinar or stream the recording on-demand afterwards. There is no charge for the webinar series but those interested do need to register.
To take part in the webinar series, register at