Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute

Hope for saving hemlock

Please join us at the Best Western Plus in Bridgewater to hear specialists in their field speaking about chemical and biological control methods for Hemlock Woolly Adelgid on February 20, 2020 from 7:00-9:00 pm.

Chemical Control: Learning from ArborJet scientists about ImaJet trunk injections for saving hemlocks, the only Canadian-approved chemical presently available for low dose, targeted treatments against HWA.
Speakers: Joseph Doccola, Director of Research and Development, ArborJet Inc. - Rob Gorden, Director, ArborJet Inc.

Biocontrol: Learn about biocontrol research and the search for native predators for HWA.
Speaker: Jeffery Fidgen, Canadian Forest Service, Fredericton.