The Cornell Cooperative Extension fruit team announced in a news release a nationwide Specialty Crop Research Initiative Apple Root to Fruit webinar on Tuesday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Eastern Time. 

The one-day intensive workshop will focus on new advances in nutrition and rootstock research and the applications of new designer rootstocks suited for specific climates, soils, cultivars and planting systems in the U.S.

This free webinar will provide an opportunity for apple growers, extension educators and crop consultants to learn new findings on rootstock and nutrition for managing Honeycrisp and other high-value varieties in the Pacific Northwest and Eastern U.S. To register, go to:

This webinar is facilitated by the CCE Lake Ontario Fruit Program and the CCE Eastern New York Commercial Fruit Program.