Upcoming Workshops: The Value of Doing Your OWN Trials, and Poinsettia IPM.

IMG_4760One thing our industry excels at is having numerous industry experts and growers willing to share and discuss their knowledge.

Here’s a profile of some upcoming events relating to Greenhouse IPM you can take advantage of.

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“Bug Dorms” – an incredibly useful tool to help answer pest questions in your greenhouse

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A basic “Bug Dorm” from Bioquip.

Today I want to share with you one of my favourite things of all time – the Bug Dorm.  Basically a mini, insect-proof tent, Bug Dorms are an amazingly useful tool for conducting quick-and-dirty experiments in your greenhouse.  By containing (or excluding) insects, they can help growers answer SPECIFIC pest questions in their SPECIFIC crop or operation, without needing to wait for researchers to find the answers.

 

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