UTAH PESTS In-Service Training Featured Whitney Cranshaw
The Utah Pests In-Service Training highlighted turf and ornamental diagnostics and pest management February 3 and 4 in Provo. The event featured 12 presentations by USU faculty, Extension agents, and keynote speaker Dr. Whitney Cranshaw. Dr. Cranshaw, professor and Extension entomologist at Colorado State University, is a renowned insect photographer, and author of five books and numerous Extension publications. He captivated the audience of 45 with topics from butterfly gardening, to thousand cankers diseases, to insect “scatology” (identifying insects based on excrement). All presentations are available on the Utah Pests Web site.
-Erin Hodgson, Extension Entomologist