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“Weed Management in Turfgrass” and “Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Urban Landscape”
Thursday, September 17, 2020
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Weed Management in Turfgrass
Dr. Patrick McCullough, Dept. of Crop and Soil Science; University of Georgia
Weeds continue to be a significant challenge for the turfgrass managers, including golf courses, sod farms, and residential and public landscapes. The speaker will update the audience regarding the recent research findings on effective herbicides against various weed species.
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Urban Landscape
Dr. Angel Acebes-Dorias, Dept. of Entomology, University of Georgia
Brown marmorated stink bug is an invasive insect and is causing serious issues in various agricultural systems. In fall, this pest seeks overwintering shelter in human-made structures, including houses. The speaker will provide an overview of how to monitor and reduce issues with brown marmorated stink bug invasion in human-made structures, including houses based on recent studies.