Growing Growers: Insect, Disease, and Weed Management

Saturday, June 16, 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Powell Gardens, 1609 Northwest US Highway 50 Kingsville, MO
Description: Managing crop pressures is an essential part of any specialty crop grower’s operation. University of Missouri Extension Horticulture Specialist, Cory Creed, will be covering the basic concepts of plant disease, insect identification and control, and tips for weed management. We will also talk about the practice of scouting, and why it is key to a successful growing season. Resources for getting assistance in identifying pests will be discussed as well. An emphasis will be put on organic control solutions when possible. Cost of attendance includes lunch and the first 25 people who register online will receive a copy of the 2018 Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers.

Registration link below.
Contact Information:
Zachary Hoppenstedt
 

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