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Post flooding to current season pest & disease management in practice

22 March @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Future proofing against weather events: How can monitoring & integrated pest and disease management (IPDM) assist your farm?

Hear from interstate and local researchers, advisors and growers on:

• What has local monitoring revealed and what management response should be considered in controlling Fall armyworm ongoing?
• What have we learnt about pest and disease impacts and control options after flooding and why is this knowledge valuable?
• IPDM planning in 2024- what to consider, including weather forecasts.
• Monitoring and diagnostics testing- what is it and how do you do it?

Take home a diagnostics kit to submit pest & disease samples to the NSW DPI laboratory for free!

 

Including an industry Q&A panel, field demonstrations & discussion, and a social lunch!

Organiser

Local Land Services

Venue

The Greater Sydney Local Land Services Demonstration Farm
40 Edwards Rd
Richmond Lowlands, NSW Australia
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