CANCELLED! Due to illness, our presenter will not be available. We need to cancel this event. We apologize for the inconvenience and encourage you to send all your pest-related questions to our CCE Tompkins Master Gardener Volunteer Grow Line. Trained volunteers will be on hand to help you identify pests and offer recommendations about best practices for handling pests. Call them at 607-272-2292 x161 between 9:30 am and 3:30 pm weekdays or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What's eating your vegetable plants? Learn to identify common vegetable insect pests and their damage to plants. The class will cover a variety of ways to reduce insect damage to plants using Integrated Pest Management strategies to reduce or eliminate the use of chemicals in your garden.
About the instructor: Chrys Gardener currently teaches online courses in Organic Gardening and Garden Design at Cornell's School of Integrated Plant Science and manages an ecological garden design and installation business with her husband. Chrys was formerly a horticultural educator at CCE Tompkins, specializing in community gardens and county beautification. She is also a dedicated food gardener, producing most of their vegetables and fruits for the year on their small homestead.
ALL CLASSES ARE RECORDED AND CAN BE VIEWED AFTER THE LIVE CLASS TIME. IF YOU REGISTER YOU WILL RECEIVE THE RECORDING 24-48 HOURS AFTER CLASS.
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Last updated December 15, 2022