Purdue Extension - Univ. of Illinois Extension - Ohio State University Extension - and Michigan State University

present the

Tri-State Organic IP Video Program Session III

Insect and Disease Control in Organic Vegetables

April 19, 2007

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Locations include MSU Campus, Ithaca,MI RESD and RESD in Gladwin (near Gladwin and Clare)

Call to reserve your spot: $10.00 /person which includes handouts, refreshments and a DVD of the program (sent following program).

Program is hosted by MSUE educators: Vicki Morrone 517-353-3542 -MSU, Dan Rossman, 989-875-7255 -Ithaca, or Kable Thurlow-Gladwin/Clare-989-426-7741.  




6:00     Introduction and Welcome - Rick Foster, Purdue University

6:05                 Preventing Insect Problems in Organic Vegetable Systems - Rick Foster

6:30                 Biological Control and Organic Pesticides in Organic Vegetable Production - Rick Weinzierl, University of Illinois

7:05     Break

7:15                 Diagnoses and Prevention of Vegetables Diseases in Organic Systems - Dan Egel, Purdue University

7:45                 Specific Approaches to Disease Management in Organic Systems - Sally Miller, Ohio State University

8:20     Q & A 

8:30     Adjourn


Please register as soon as possible.  No charge for students, teachers/professors, Extension and USDA Staff - just indicate COMP on registration form. For others, registration is $10 per person/farm entity and includes workshop materials and refreshments. 


Made possible with support from

USDA/NCR SARE and USDA/Risk Management Agency

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