Spotted Wing Drosophila Workshop Highlights

~ April 10, 2014, Claremont, NH ~

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Presenters & Contacts
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Hannah Burrack
from North Carolina State University, Department of Entomology, Raleigh, NC presented several informative sessions on the sampling and management of SWD. Links to her presentations, demonstration videos and handouts are as follows:

POWERPOINT PDF - SWD Monitoring Methods & Applications

POWERPOINT PDF - SWD in Southeastern Berry Crops

POWERPOINT PDF - Developing a Management Strategy for SWD in Blueberries

POWERPOINT PDF - SWD in North Carolina 2013 Update

POWERPOINT PDF - Harvest & Post Harvest Impacts on Infestation

VIDEO - SWD Sampling - Salt Method

VIDEO - SWD Sampling - Sugar Method

HANDOUT - SWD Larval Sampling

Alan Eaton from the University of New Hampshire, Cooperative Extension, Durham, NH presented a session on the id of SWD. Click HERE for his presentation pdf and check out his handout - Monitoring SWD with Traps

Vern Grubinger from the University of Vermont, Extension - Vegetable & Berry Growers, Burlington, VT presented results from his netting to exclude SWD research. Click HERE for his presentation.

George Hamilton from the University of New Hampshire, Cooperative Extension, Goffstown, NH presented a session on Cultural Practices & Spray Application Factors that Reduce SWD Damage. Click HERE for his presentation.

For More Information:

Click HERE for the Regional Pest Alert for SWD

 Northeast IPM Center SWD Website

Extra Special Thanks to the City of Claremont, NH - Claremont Savings Bank Community Center for the use of their fantastic facilities to host this event.

If you have additional questions about the workshop, please contact Cheryl E. Frank Sullivan at UVM.

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