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September 25, 2013 Meeting
Dr. Dawn Gundersen-Rindal


The Beltsville Garden Club will meet on Wednesday, September 25, at 7:30 pm in the cafeteria of the James E. Duckworth School, 11201 Evans Trail, Beltsville, Maryland.

Dr. Dawn Gundersen-Rindal from USDA will speak on monitoring and controlling the brown marmorated stinkbug, an agricultural/residential pest.

Dr. Gundersen-Rindal is a Lead Researcher in the Invasive Insect Bio control and Behavior Laboratory at USDA in Beltsville. She earned a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Maryland and a PhD in Microbiology from the George Washington University. She has worked at USDA since 1995, where she also completed post-doctoral work. A published researcher, she has authored or co-authored over 57 articles, has lectured both in the U.S. and abroad, and holds several patents.

Refreshments will be served after the meeting. Bring a plant, or plant related material for the club’s door prize table. The public is welcome and admission is free.

Click here to read a USDA article on the Stinkbug

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Photos courtesy of Doug Bolt




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