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Summer Tour Agenda

Summer Tour Agenda Hosted by Libby and Sons U-Pick and the Maine State Pomological Society July 14, 2021, 3 – 6 PM. One credit for pesticide applicator recertification will be offered. 3 pm – Welcome and Registration. The Society Executive Committee made a decision to pay the cost of the meal for up to two people […]

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Class on Hobby Fruit Trees

Renae Moran will be teaching a class on hobby trees offered through Lewiston Adult Ed. on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, from 6- 7:30pm. Cost is $7.00, Registration is required.     The class will cover: Peaches, pears, plums, cherries and apples. Selecting the best varieties for disease resistance, cross-pollination, winter hardiness and for eating. The […]

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SPOTTED WING DROSOPHILA UPDATE: OCTOBER 20, 2020

SPOTTED WING DROSOPHILA UPDATE:  OCTOBER 20, 2020 Last Issue for the 2020 Season David Handley, Vegetable and Small Fruit Specialist; James Dill, Pest Management Specialist; Christina Howard, Produce Safety Professional Click on photos to enlarge. We have pulled out all of our remaining spotted wing drosophila (SWD) traps from our monitoring sites.  Many thanks to […]

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