Workshop to Focus on Pest Control in Greenhouses

11/9/2013 7:00 AM

A program titled “Predators, Beneficials and Biological Control of Greenhouse and High Tunnel Insect and Arthropod Pests” will be held 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, and 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at the Adams County Cooperative Extension office, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, Pa.

Presentation will focus on using alternative approaches to managing insects and arthropod pests. Speakers will be Steve Bogash and Tom Ford, Penn State Extension horticulture educators; Stanton Gill, Maryland Extension specialist in IPM and entomology for nurseries and greenhouses; Carol Glenister, IPM Laboratories, New York; Nancy Rechcigl, Syngenta; Ronald Valentin, biological crop protection specialist for Biobest; Suzanne Wainwright-Evans, BugLady Consulting; and Rick Yates, representative from GGSPro.

Cost is $145 if registered by Nov. 12 and $175 after then until the deadline on Nov. 19. To register, visit http://agsci.psu.edu/greenhouse-pest-control.


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