New Jersey Wine Grape Symposium: March 6, 2021 (Saturday) 9 AM – 12 PM
Please note that, there is a two step process to register for the pesticide recertification credits. Please see below the links and instructions. If you have already completed the STEP 1 (registering for the educational sessions), you may skip that step and go the STEP 2. Program agenda is below the registration information. Pesticide credits approved are: 1A (4); PP2 (4); 3A(1); 6B(1); 8C(1); 10(3).
Registration: Please use the link:
To be eligible for the Pesticide Recertification Credits:
STEP 1: Pre-register for educational sessions by March 5, 2021 (using the above link).
STEP 2: Upload two documents: (1) Govt. issued ID (i.e. Driver’s license) and (2) Your pesticide license, using the link:
STEP 3: Attend online Zoom session in its entirety (requires logging in within 10 minutes of the start). Attendees must participate throughout the entire session. DO NOT leave the meeting early. Please stay logged in until the moderator ends the session for all. Polls will be taken randomly during credit sessions and attendees must answer these questions to be eligible for recertification credits.
8:30 – 9:00 am Pesticide Recertification Applicants Verification
9:00 – 9:15 am Welcome, Introduction and Symposium Overview
Dr. Gary Pavlis, Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Atlantic County
9:15 – 9:45 am What’s New for Grape Disease
Dr. Peter Oudemans, Professor of Plant Pathology, Rutgers NJAES
9:45 – 10:15 am Suppressing Grapevine Diseases with Light
Dr. David M. Gadoury, Senior Research Associate and Epidemiologist, Cornell AgriTech, Cornell University.
10:15 – 10:45 am Update on Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) Insect Activity and Management
Dr. Anne Nielsen, Extension Specialist, Fruit Entomology, Rutgers NJAES
10:45 – 11:15 am Efficient Vineyard Program
Dr. Terry Bates, Senior Research Associate, Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Lab Cornell AgriTech, Cornell University.
11:15 – 12:00 pm How to Keep Excellence from Generation to Generation
Brice de La Morandiere, Manager, Domaine Leflaive, France
If you have any question regarding above steps please contact Gary Pavlis firstname.lastname@example.org or Hemant Gohil email@example.com or Daniel Ward firstname.lastname@example.org or Megan Muehlbauer email@example.com
Note: Licensed applicators with a recertification period expiring October 31, 2021 have been given an exemption from the NJDEP online credit cap of 25% and are eligible for all credits until that date. Otherwise, this exemption does not apply for licenses expiring after 2021.
Rutgers is dedicated to protecting your privacy and keeping your personal information safe. Upon upload, your files will be encrypted and stored to Rutgers Connect. Your information will be kept strictly confidential; used solely to meet NJDEP ID verification protocol for recertification credit; and will not be used for any other purpose. Your files will be deleted within 60 days after the training event.