November 13, 2018 - 08:30 / 15:00

Agricultural Campus - Truro

100.00

Course Description

This training session for farmers focuses on pesticide safety practices, pesticide performance and the effect of water quality, developing an IPM strategy, new products and technologies.Eligible course participants will be awarded five re-certification points in the Nova Scotia Pesticide Re-certification Program.

What You Will Learn
Concepts in integrated pest management
Integrated pest management – a strategy of alternatives
Making pest management decisions
Pesticide resistance, resurgence and replacement
The future of IPM

Prerequisites
Participants need to have a current Pesticide Applicator License. Must be presented the morning of the course.

Tuesday, November 13th – 8:30am – 3:00
Dalhousie Agricultural Campus
Haley Institute – Room 254
23 Sheep Hill Lane
Bible Hill

Follow the link to register online, or call 902-893-6666.