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Webinar: Controlling Pests in Potatoes

19 August 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Join a webinar from 12 noon  1pm (AEST) on Thursday 19 August which will outline the elements of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in any crop, but particularly in potatoes.

Discussing specific examples from Australian potato production, the webinar will cover the most important biological, cultural and chemical options available to growers.

Examples of how pesticides can be chosen based on their IPM fit will also be discussed.

The webinar will be presented by experienced entomologist Dr Paul Horne, who is the owner and director of IPM Technologies Pty Ltd.

He has been involved with the development and implementation of IPM in a wide range of crops but specialising in potato crops in Australia for over 30 years.

For more information, email Dr Horne at

Click here to register.


19 August 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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