Ecological Management of Pests, Diseases and Weeds workshop in South Carolina

Ecological Management of Pests, Disease and Weeds

June 22nd, 2015
8:30-4:30 pm

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Charleston
2455 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29414

WHAT: Are you interested in learning how to manage your pests, disease and weeds using preventative measures and ecologically sound principals? Join Lowcountry Local First and Clemson Sustainable Agriculture for this full day interactive training with a variety of experts in the field.

The workshop will cover the following concepts:

  • Introduction to Integrated Pest Management and Planning
  • Beneficial and harmful insect ID and management
  • Disease Identification and Management
  • USDA-NRCS Programs for Conservation Planning and Tools
  • Weeds Management and Case Studies
  • Tour of Clemson Organic Farm
  • Basic equipment calibration for sprays and inputs

This workshop is $20 per person and includes lunch and light refreshments. Support for this workshop is provided by Clemson Sustainable Agriculture.

Please register here: http://lowcountrylocalfirst.org/events/goodfarming-workshop-ecological-management-of-pests-disease-and-weeds/

 

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