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Integrated Pest Management

VTC
Randolph Center, VT

This Greenhouse Integrated Pest Management (IPM) training will give participants the tools they need to develop their own Integrated Pest Management plan. Through case studies and hands-on activities, this training will explore the cornerstones of a good IPM program:

  • Sanitation
  • Cultural management
  • Recordkeeping
  • Scouting
  • Pest/disease ID
  • Sustainable control measures

Emphasis will be placed on effective diagnosis and biological controls using live examples of pests, diseases, and beneficial insects. Best management practices that support IPM will be highlighted, culminating in an IPM plan development training that responds to participants unique growing environments and challenges.

 

Read more and register here:https://cewd.vtc.edu/course/integrated-pest-management/