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Webinar: Nematodes in vegetable soils

10 October 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Join nematode specialist Dr Sarah Collins from the Western Australia Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development for an engaging webinar on Nematodes in vegetable soils – managing the bad and good ones.

This webinar will initially focus on the pest nematode, outlining the life cycles of the root-knot and root-lesion nematodes and how this can be used to target control measures.

The webinar will also touch on the beneficial free-living nematodes, discussing how these can be managed and used as soil health indicators.

To register for the webinar, click here. The webinar is delivered by project VG15010 A multi-faceted approach to soil borne disease management. This project has been funded by Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited using the vegetable levy and funds from the Australian Government.