GDD Update and a few other things 7.19.20

Oops – a little behind.  Small family excitement which is now under control.  Things happen, don’t they!


I can feel the GDD rise as I sit here – moving to fan zone soon although I do detect a breeze.


GDD                       July 19                  July 24


Champlain           1205                      1314

Geneva                 1331                      1452

Riverhead            1568                      1708


Nothing to add at the moment.  You can find previous emails at  Search for GDD and they should all pop up.



Here are some references and things that popped up during the CTFANY Summer Zoom meeting.  Thanks to all who attended!


pH ranges for Christmas tree species


Working on finding the mycorrhiza information I thought I had…


Stay cool – pay attention to the potential for heat stress!  I hear the lake calling me!