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Fruit Fly Workshop in Claremont

Claremont — A free workshop on spotted wing drosophila is set for April 19, 5 to 7 p.m., at Claremont Savings Bank, 145 Broad St.

The class, sponsored by Sullivan County University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, will be presented by Alan Eaton, pest management specialist, and George Hamilton, food and agriculture field specialist. It will include an update on the insect and strategies for monitoring and controlling it.

The meeting has been approved for two pesticide applicator recertification credits.

To register, call Sherrie LaClair at 603-863-9200 or email

— Staff report