The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Air Stagnation Advisory issued February 09 at 1:46PM PST until February 13 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY... * AIR QUALITY...LIGHT EAST WINDS AND A TEMPERATURE INVERSION WILL HEIGHTEN THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED POLLUTION LEVELS IN CENTRAL WASHINGTON AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL PASS THROUGH

This Afternoon

Hi41° Patchy Fog

Tonight

Lo33° Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain

Thursday

Hi40° Rain Likely

Thursday Night

Lo35° Rain Likely

Friday

Hi45° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo35° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi48° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo34° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday

Hi45° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo37° Slight Chance Rain

Hort workshops to focus on apples, pears and stone fruit

Send to Kindle
Print This

WENATCHEE — A series of day-long workshops on growing apples, pears and stone fruit will be held in North Central Washington in coming weeks.

Sponsored by Washington State University county extension offices, the workshops — or “horticultural days” — will feature sessions on growing techniques, pesticide application and management of weeds, diseases and pests.

Each of the listed workshops will also feature a small trade show. Chelan County workshops are free; the Okanogan event charges a small entry fee.

Workshops include:

Lake Chelan Horticultural Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Chelan High School Performing Arts Center. Apple, pear and cherry horticulture and pest management.

North Central Washington Stone Fruit Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

North Central Washington Pear Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Wenatchee Convention Center. North Central Washington Apple Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Okanogan Horticultural Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Okanogan County Agriplex. Apple, pear and cherry horticulture, and pest, weed and disease management.

 

Reach Mike Irwin at 509-665-1179 or . Read his blog Everyday Business or follow him on Twitter at @MikeIrwinWW.