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AVIS webinar: Alternative farming techniques for vegetable growers – What’s out there?
29 September 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
3pm-4pm AEST | Thursday 29 September 2022
Alternative farming techniques for vegetable growers – What’s out there?
With a changing climate, increasing pest and disease pressure, and constantly rising input costs, it’s never been more important to be using the most efficient techniques to grow your crops. Join us as three industry professionals who work at the cutting edge of on-farm practice outline some emerging and evolving practices that may benefit you and your crops.
Presentations will include:
- Advancements in integrated pest management technology – presented by Jake Byrne, Extension Team Leader (NSW and QLD) at Biological Services
- Biofumigant crops for vegetable growers – presented by Julie Finnigan, Agronomist at ServeAg
- Growing vegetables using reduced tillage systems – Andrew Johanson, Mulgowie Farming Company
These presentations will be followed by a moderated Q&A session.