Dan DonahueTree Fruit Specialist
3357 Route 9W
Highland, NY 12528
Areas of Interest
Horticulture, orchard management, post harvest technology
Apples, Apricots, Peaches, Pears, Plums
Dan brings a varied background of experience to extension outreach and applied research in tree fruit production for the Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture program. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and a master's degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in entomology, Dan has worked in all aspects of the tree fruit industry, including production, processing, marketing and sales. He will be providing support to the tree fruit industry in the Hudson Valley.
Berry Production Twilight Meeting
July 8, 2021
Rulf's Orchard, 531 Bear Swamp Road, Peru, NY
Many berry topics will be discussed including growing Juneberries (Amelanchier, not strawberries), using entomopathogenic nematodes to control strawberry root pests, low tunnel production in June bearing strawberries, SWD monitoring and management. 2.5 DEC pesticide recertification credits available in categories 1A, 10, 22, and 23. Contact Elisabeth Hodgdon (email@example.com or 518-650-5323) or Laura McDermott (firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-746-2562) with questions.