The Western Port Catchment Landcare Network (WPCLN) has released a series of videos on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in organic brassica crops.

The short videos cover the fundamental processes of implementing IPM in a growing operation, and help growers (with a specific focus on those who grow brassicas) to understand how using IPM can benefit their crops.

Each video in the series explains a different area of IPM, including:

To view these videos, please click the individual links above, or see the WPCLN YouTube channel.

To find out more about IPM, please visit IPM Technologies’ website. If you’re interested in (or currently using) IPM on your farm and you’re eager to learn more about how pesticides can affect their populations of beneficial insects, click through ot learn more about a levy-funded project investigating the impact of chemistry on beneficials.

This collection of videos was produced by WPCLN through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

This post appeared in the AUSVEG Weekly Update published 8 May 2018. Subscribe to the Update using our online form to receive the latest industry news in your inbox every week!