Christmas tree IPM Update 7.8.20

Have you noticed it is dry? Might have some disease management benefits, but the detriment to the tree overwhelms that – especially for newly planted trees.  And for larger trees, we don’t always see the effects immediately.  I wish I could solve this problem for you – and for me, too.


So if you want to know how dry it is and what the predictions are, here are some resources. – click on percent of normal monthly precipitation. – you can always wander around in NEWA to find all sorts of environmental information.