Fruit Pests and Diseases

  • Seward Co-op classroom, 2nd floor

ImageLearn how to control the most serious and damaging pests on your fruit trees and shrubs from The Minnesota Project’s Fruits of the City program (a past recipient of Seward's SEED donations!). This class will cover basics of pest control on Apples, Pears, Apricots, Raspberries, Blueberries, Grapes, Strawberries, and Currants.

MPR News: "Wanted: Apple Pickers for Food Shelves."

Read more about The Minnesota Project.


$15/$10 co-op owners
Jeffrey Johnson, University of MN Landscape Arboretum Horticulturist

Please register for this event at Customer Service. Cancellations must be made 48 hours before the date of the class. Classes may be cancelled by Seward Co-op (for a full refund) if there isn’t a sufficient number of attendees registered.

Note: Seward Co-op does not necessarily agree with the ideas, opinions or materials given during the above presentations.