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).

Schedule: Every week on Saturday, starting on 04/06/24 and ending on 05/11/24
Times: 10:00am-01:00pm EDT
Instructor: Mark Kokinchak Mark Kokinchak
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 319
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 244HRT481A
Price Non-Member : $550.00
Member : $500.00
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Plant Science
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