0617 Virtual Invasive Pest Mini-Conference

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0617 Virtual Invasive Pest Mini-Conference

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9:30 – 9:35 AM Welcome speakers and participants

9:35 – 10:05 AM Brown Marmorated Stink Bug. Anne Nielson, Rutgers Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Rutgers University (30 talk minutes)

10:05 – 10:35 AM Old and Emerging Threats to Honey Bees in Hawaii. Chrissy Mogren, Department of Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences, UH Manoa (30 talk mins)

10:35 – 10:45 AM Q/A

10:45 – 10:50 AM Break

10:50 – 11:20 AM Extension Strategies for Addressing Invasive Pests: the California Experience. Surendra Dara, University of California Cooperative Extension, UCANR (30 talk mins)

11:20 – 11:50 AM Exotic Pests and Pathogens of Taro: Their Threat to Hawaii and the challenge of developing reliable diagnostics. Mike Melzer, Department of Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences, UH Manoa (30 talk mins)

11:50 – 12:00 PM Q/A and Pau

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Organizer UH CTAHR Cooperative Extension Service, Kauai

Organizer of 0617 Virtual Invasive Pest Mini-Conference

UH CTAHR, Cooperative Extension Services has established a statewide outreach program to transfer the innovative agriculture technology to the growers and Ag. industries. The invasive species outreach program is one of them that mainly focussed on developing an outreach program on invasive pest managment. This Mini-Conference aims to bring all the stakeholders related invasive pest managment to one forum to discuss/share the knowledge on invasive pest concerns, policies, and innovative control methods, that can be transferred to the clientels.

For questions, please contact Roshan Manandhar, Assistant Extension Agent, at roshanm@hawaii.edu or call (808) 274-3477.


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