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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Are you growing Lychee or Longan?

I am NOT but I wanted to share this with anyone wanting more information...



NEW SERIOUS PEST OF LYCHEE AND LONGAN FOUND IN FLORIDA

WEBINAR

DATE: Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

TIME: 2PM-3PM

LOCATION: WEBINAR – on-line access

TARGET AUDIENCE – Commercial growers

Link to the meeting on Zoom – https://ufl.zoom.us/j/817474946

Note – you may need to download Zoom first.



AGENDA

2PM Dr. Daniel Carrillo Introduction and Welcome

2:05PM Dr. Daniel Carrillo Current situation and description of the erinose lychee mite and damage caused

2:30PM Dr. Jonathan Crane Current control recommendations
Commercial growers
Nurseries
Urban – homeowners with lychee trees

2:50PM Questions and Answers





Jonathan H. Crane, Tropical Fruit Crop Specialist

University of Florida, IFAS

Tropical Research and Education Center

18905 SW 280 St.

Homestead, FL 33031-3314

Tel: 786-217-9271

Fax: 305-246-7003

Cel: 786-255-5878

Faculty page: http://trec.ifas.ufl.edu/crane

FruitScapes: http://trec.ifas.ufl.edu/fruitscapes

Course offering: http://trec.ifas.ufl.edu/crane/teaching.shtml

Laurel Wilt: http://trec.ifas.ufl.edu/RAB-LW-2/index.shtml