This meeting was supported by the USDA Forest Service State & Private Forestry, the Hardwood Tree Improvement & Regeneration Center at Purdue University, the Walnut Council, and the American Walnut Manufacturers Association
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Holiday Inn Lafayette City Centre
Goal: Protect the black walnut (and other Juglans) natural resources of the United States.
Objectives: Identify research and technology development needs for an integrated pest management program for the Thousand Cankers Disease complex (Pityophthorus juglandis and Geosmithia morbida). Assess currently available management tools and develop a multi-year prioritized work plan and budget for research and technology development that will lead to the tools and understanding needed to sustain Juglans health in the United States.← Back