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Bedding Plants for Greenhouse Growers

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
10:00am – 2:30pm

Storrs Campus
Litchfield County Extension Center

Get the latest information on pest control, disease management and other hot topics from University experts and network with professionals and other growers. This educational program will feature the following topics of interest to those who produce spring crops:

• PGR’s from plugs to finish Rosa Raudales, Greenhouse Extension Specialist, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT • Integrated Pest Management- an Eco-Friendly Approach to Disease Control Yonghao Li, Plant Pathologist, CT Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, CT • Tips on Managing Insects and Mites Leanne Pundt, Extension Educator, UConn Extension, Torrington, CT • Update on the Worker Protection Stand and Looking Forward to the Certification and Training Rule • Candace Bartholomew, Extension Educator, UConn Extension, Hartford, CT

For your convenience, this same program will be offered in two separate locations. • Tuesday, February23rd, this program will be offered from 10 to 2:30 at the Litchfield County Extension Center at 843 University Drive in Torrington, CT. • Thursday, Feb 25th, this program will be offered from 10 to 2:30 p.m. at the Tolland County Extension Office at 24 Hyde Avenue in Vernon, CT.

Pesticide recertification credits for attendees from CT and other New England states (4 credits).

Handouts; lunch and beverages will be included in your registration fee of $25.00. Please make checks payable to the University of Connecticut and send to Litchfield County Extension Center, 843 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06790. No credit card payments accepted.

For more information contact Leanne Pundt, at 860.626.6855 or email: or visit the website:


Leanne Pundt; or 860-626-6855

Extension (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, Office of Public Engagement, UConn Master Calendar

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