Event Detail

Event Detail

July 16, 2018 | Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: One Straw Farm , 19718 Kirkwood Shop Road, White Hall, MD, 21161 (map)

Organizer: Future Harvest -- Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture

Contact: Caroline Selle, caroline@futureharvestcasa.org

Description: Join FHCASA founding members Joan and Drew Norman for a tour of One Straw Farm’s plant disease prevention practices, followed by an in-field scouting demo led by University of Maryland Extension (UME) Plant Pathologist Dr. Karen Rane and UME Integrated Pest Management Vegetable Specialist Dr. Jerry Brust. We’ll discuss the symptoms presented by viral, bacterial, and fungal infections, look for common signs of plant illness, and discuss insect vectors. Please bring a dish for the potluck to follow. Questions? Contact Caroline Selle at caroline@futureharvestcasa.org. www.eventbrite.com/e/diagnosing-plant-disease-tickets-46976904185