Forest insect and disease training (General)

The Forest Pest Management Program will be offering a multi-day workshop addressing management of forest insects and diseases in Missoula on July 9-11, 2019. The course is free but registration is required. To register, contact August Kramer: or (406)542-4330. Spots usually fill up quickly. Pesticide credits will be offered. The attachment has more specific information along with information on additional sessions offered by the USFS. Please distribute this message to resource managers, forest pesticide applicators, extension agents and any other potentially interested professionals.

Thank you,

Amy Gannon, Montana DNRC Forestry Division

Alert Period: 03/25/2019 - 07/12/2019
Submitted By: Eva Grimme
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Snow fleas_statewide (Horticulture/Urban IPM)

Snow fleas are found on top of the snow on sunny days with snow melt occurring. It often looks like specks of dirt. Thousands of these insects can be present in small areas of the yard following a snow melt or on a warm day, giving them the name snow fleas.

Alert Period: 03/18/2019 - 04/19/2019
Submitted By: Lauren Kerzicnik
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