Virtual POPCORE 2: Orchard Pest & Disease Management

Virtual POPCORE 2: Orchard Pest & Disease Management

Virtual POPCORE 2: Orchard Pest & Disease Management

    Join us for the second session of our 2022 POPCORE urban orchardist training course. Led by POP staff, this workshop will focus on holistic and organic approaches to management of orchard pests & diseases.

    Join us for the second workshop in the 4-part series of POP's Community Orchard Resilience Education (POP CORE) course! This series is being offered in virtual format this year.  

    6:30 - 8pm: Virtual POPCORE 2 Workshop

    • Intro to holistic orchard management

    • Most common insect pests

    • Most common fungi and diseases

    • Most common animal pests

    • Organic/holistic spray options

    • Intro to beneficial insects and how to attract them

    POPCORE combines many elements of orchard stewardship, ecosystem design, and food uses that POP has learned over the past 15 years.  This four part series is intended to grow the knowledge, skillset, and self-reliance of our community orchard partners and volunteers, resulting in happier, healthier, and more productive community orchards.  

    Those completing all four classes over any two year period will receive POPCORE Urban Orchardist Certification!

    Pre-registration required!  

    When
    March 8th, 2022 6:30 PM through  8:00 PM
    Location
    Zoom!
    PA
    United States
    Event Fee(s)
    Full Price $ 20.00
    Half Price Sliding Scale (self-determined) $ 10.00
    Full Sliding Scale (self-determined) $ 0.00
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