Thursday, April 26, 2018
University of Hawaii at Manoa
University of Hawaii System
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
 
Extension and Educational talks/lectures (after joining University of Hawaii at Manoa):

(contents of talks/lectures available upon request)

 

 

Cheng, Z. Research Updates on Management of Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle. Training to Hawaii Department of Agriculture Plant Quarantine staff. October 25, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Research updates on management of several important landscape and turfgrass pests in Hawaii. 2017 Annual Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) Green Industry Conference and Trade Show. October 05, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

DeFrank, J., A. Lindsey, Z. Cheng, L. Jeremiah, I. Hunt, D. Kira, and R. Ito. Incorporating goose grass & Bermuda grass control with renovation of seashore paspalum greens. 2017 Annual Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) Green Industry Conference and Trade Show. October 05, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. New key invasive landscape pests in Hawaii and their management recommendations. Waimanalo Agricultural Association Seminar. September 14, 2017. Waimanalo, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of coconut rhinoceros beetle and lobate lac scale, two new invasive landscape pests in Hawaii. 2017 Crop Production Services Annual Seminar and Trade Show. May 12, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

DeFrank, J., Z. Cheng, A. Lindsey, I. Hunt, L. Jeremiah, D. Kira, P. Yamashita, and R. Ito. Weed Control Tools for Seashore Paspalum. 2017 Crop Production Services Annual Seminar and Trade Show. May 12, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2017 Kauai Master Gardener Training Program. May 03, 2017. Distantly presented to attendees in Lihue, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turf/Ornamental Pests and Control in Hawaii. 2017 Department of Defense (DoD) Pesticide Applicator Training Program. May 01, 2017. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2017 Oahu Master Gardener Training Program. April 28, 2017. Waimanalo, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2017 Maui Master Gardener Training Program. April 12, 2017. Kahului, HI.

Cheng, Z. and N. Nagata. An emerging landscape pest on Maui – lobate lac scale: state-wide survey and control. 2017 Maui Landscape Pest/Management Seminar and Field Day. March 30, 2017. Kahului, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of several new invasive landscape pests in Hawaii: Ficus stem and leaf gall wasps and coconut rhinoceros beetle. 2017 Maui Landscape Pest/Management Seminar and Field Day. March 30, 2017. Kahului, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2017 East Hawaii Master Gardener Training Program. February 27, 2017. Hilo, HI.

DeFrank, J., Z. Cheng, N. Nakagawa, S. DeMello, R. Ito, and A. Lindsey. Weed Control in Roadway Landscape, Bermuda Grass Greens and Seashore Paspalum fairways. 2017 Pacific Agricultural Seminar and Trade Show. January 19, 2017. Pearl City, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of coconut rhinoceros beetle and lobate lac scale, two new landscape pests in Hawaii. 14th Annual Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) Green Industry Conference and Trade Show. October 06, 2016. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of some important landscape and turfgrass pests in Hawaii. 2016 Department of Defense (DoD) Pesticide Applicator Training Program. August 15, 2016. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of new invasive landscape pests in Hawaii. 2016 Kauai Landscape Conference. July 14, 2016. Lihue, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass maintenance and pest management. 2016 Kauai Landscape Conference. July 14, 2016. Lihue, HI.

Cheng, Z. Management of some important turfgrass and landscape pests in Hawaii. Maui Association of Landscape Professionals (MALP) Seminar. May 24, 2016. Kahului, HI.

Cheng, Z. Research updates on management of some important turf and landscape pests in Hawaii. 2016 Crop Production Services 16th Annual Seminar and Trade Show. May 20, 2016. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2016 Kauai Master Gardener Training Program. May 11, 2016. Lihue, HI.

Cheng, Z. Turfgrass Lawns and Management. 2016 Maui Master Gardener Training Program. March 16, 2016. Distantly presented to attendees in Kahului, HI.

Cheng, Z. Research updates on management of several challenging turf and landscape pests in Hawaii. 2015 Crop Production Services 15th Annual Seminar and Trade Show. May 15, 2015. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Common turfgrass species in Hawaii; lawn/turf IPM; and importance of soil food web in supporting turfgrass. 2015 Oahu Master Gardener Training Program. May 01, 2015. Pearl City, HI.

Cheng, Z., and A. Hara. Pests of trees and palms in Hawaii. Western Chapter International Society of Arboriculture Pests and Trees Workshop. March 26, 2015. Lihue, HI.

Cheng, Z. Research updates on controlling new pests of Ficus trees in Hawaii. 12th Annual Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) Green Industry Conference and Trade Show. October 09, 2014. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Updates on invasive pests of turfgrass and landscape plants in Hawaii. 2014 Hawaii Golf Course Superintendents Association (HGCSA) Annual Seminar. October 03, 2014. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Common turfgrass species in Hawaii; Lawn/yard pest management; and importance of soil food web in supporting turfgrass. 2014 Oahu Master Gardener Training Program. May 02, 2014. Pearl City, HI.

Cheng, Z. Sustainable Turfgrass Management in Hawaii. 4th Annual Hawaii Island Landscape Association (HILA) Landscape Management Conference. November 23, 2013. Big Island, HI.

Training to UH Manoa Landscape Services staff. Management of gall wasps on Chinese banyan trees on UH Manoa campus. November 12, 2013. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Pest Management: Natural Bio-Control in Community Gardens; Turf IPM; and Landscape Pest Management. GoFarm Seminars. October 30, 2013. Kaneohe, HI.

Cheng, Z. Trunk injections of systemic insecticides and phosphorous fertilizer for treatment of stem and leaf gall wasps on Chinese banyan. 11th Annual Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) Green Industry Conference and Trade Show. October 10, 2013. Honolulu, HI.

Cheng, Z. Building an IPM approach to turfgrass management. 2013 Crop Production Services 13th Annual Seminar and Trade Show. May 17, 2013. Honolulu, HI.

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