Disease Identification and Management

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Learn common diseases of woody and herbaceous ornamentals and turfgrass, and the cultural, biological, and least-toxic strategies for their control.

Materials needed:
Hand lens and/or magnifying glass to see diseases outdoors. Please be prepared for 30-45 minute walking tours on sunny/cloudy days. Bag lunch or snack is optional.

Required Texts:
2020 Cornell Pest Management Guide for Commercial Production & Maintenance of Trees & Shrubs

Note: This class is a requirement in NYBG's Horiculture Certificate Program, Tracks 1, 2, & 3. It is not the same class as GAR324 (which is also titled "Disease Identification and Management" but within the Gardening Certificate Program).

Introduction to Plant Science

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