CAES: Spring Open House--2010

Spring Open House--2010

 

Putting Science to Work for Society

“Conservation: Management of Invasive Insects and Plants”

SPRING 2010—OPEN HOUSE

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010, 1:00 p.m.

The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

donald f. jones auditorium

123 huntington street, new haven, ct 06511

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PLANT SCIENCE DAY IN THE SPRING pROGRAM--LISTING (28.73kb, 1 page, PDF format) 

PLANT SCIENCE DAY IN THE SPRING PROGRAM--MAP (191.24kb, 1 pages, pdf format)
PLANT SCIENCE DAY IN THE SPRING PROGRAM--FLYER (49.99kb, 1 page, PDF Format)

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Presentations

Guided Tours

  • Role of Marsh Crabs and Plant Pathogens in Sudden Vegetation Dieback of Connecticut’s Salt Marshes, Dr. Wade H. Elmer, Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology
  • Controlling Barberry and Ticks, Drs. Jeffrey S. Ward and Scott C. Williams, Department of Forestry and Horticulture
  • Invasive Aquatic Plant Greenhouse, Mr. Gregory J. Bugbee and Ms. Martha E. Balfour, Department of Environmental Sciences

Questions Answered in Jones Auditorium

  • Plant Identification and Disease Diagnosis
  • Soil Testing
  • Insect Identification
  • Weed Identification

Bring soil samples for testing and plant, insect, and weed problems for identification.

Connecticut Pesticide Credits 2.5 credit hours for all categories, Private Applicators, and Supervisors.

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    refreshments will be served

    for more information call new haven (203) 974-8500, toll free statewide (877) 855-2237

    www.ct.gov/caes

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    Directions to the Experiment Station

    • From I-95 North or South:  Exit onto I-91 North in New Haven. Take Exit 6 (left exit) to Willow Street. Follow detailed instructions below.
    • From I-91 South:  Take Exit 6 in New Haven to Willow Street. Follow detailed instructions below.
    • From I-84:  Take I-691 to I-91 South to Exit 6 in New Haven. Follow detailed instructions below.
    • Detailed instructions:  Turn right onto Willow Street and proceed to the end.  Turn right onto Whitney Avenue.  Take the third left off Whitney Avenue (Huntington Street) and proceed up the hill.  The Experiment Station is on the right just past the first cross street on Huntington Street.
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    SAVE THE DATE!  100th Anniversary!

    Plant Science Day, Lockwood Farm, Hamden

    Wednesday, August 4th, 2010, 10:00 a.m





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