Vegetable and Fruit School scheduled

ORONO — The University of Maine Cooperative Extension will hold its annual Vegetable and Fruit School online from noon-2 p.m. on March 31 and April 1.

Topics include new and emerging pest problems, bird management in corn, effective cultivation practices, irrigation strategies for diversified farms and fertigation for high tunnels. Presenters include experts from the UMaine Extension, University of Maine, University of Rhode Island and a New Hampshire grower. Each session will have time for questions.

The $15 fee includes both days. One pesticide recertification credit will be offered each day.

For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Caitlin Ramsay at 933-2100 or [email protected].

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