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Integrated Disease and Weed Management in Christmas Tree Production

Quinn's Tree Farm 290 West Ridge Road, Cornville

  Join us at Quinn’s Tree Farm in Cornville for an introduction to integrated pest management in Christmas tree production. Participants will learn how to apply crop protectants using backpack sprayers safely and efficiently. Participants will also learn about the life cycles of common needle cast pathogens in Maine and how to manage these diseases. […]


5000 Eyes: Mapping the Universe with DESI

Versant Power Astronomy Center 167 Rangeley Rd., Orono

The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) is creating the most detailed map of our nearby universe. Installed at Kitt Peak in Arizona, DESI's 5000 independently operated robots can measure the light from thousands of galaxies at once. Dive into modern cosmology, and the scientific motivation for building a large map of galaxies. Join us as we […]