Penn State Extension partnered with the Berks County Conservation District to host a Spotted Lanternfly Research tour for public officials on August 28th to share more information regarding the research efforts to better understand and control the SLF outbreak.
The all-day tour is scheduled to stop at farms, Senator Schwank’s office, The Reading Pagoda, Manatawny Creek Winery and the Penn State Berks campus. PDA and USDA officials are giving an overview of their combined response efforts with Penn State Extension. They will also cover best management practices for homeowners and Tree of Heaven removal to date. Link to more details: https://cvent.me/k9krO