October 30, 2016
Save The Date For The Third Annual Biocontrols 2017 Conference & Expo
Learn about the latest biocontrol products, technologies, and techniques March 2-3, 2017 in Reno, NV, at this year’s conference, presented by Meister Media Worldwide in conjunction with the Biopesticide Industry Alliance.
February 20, 2018
Thrips Causing Headaches? New Research Shows Bio-based IPM Offers the Best Control
Dr. Rose Buitenhuis will present practical knowledge for growers to implement immediately during Biocontrols West Conference in San Diego, March 7-9.
February 8, 2018
Learn the Basics of Biocontrols for Controlled Environment Production
Growers producing crops in protected structures, including ornamentals, vegetable crops, and cannabis, can learn about effective sanitation, banker plants, and buying and using beneficials and predatory insects at the Biocontrols USA West Conference in San Diego, March 3-7.
February 6, 2018
Biocontrol Track for Greenhouse Growers Reveals New Production Techniques and Marketing Ideas
The Biocontrols West USA Conference in San Diego March 7-9 offers greenhouse growers practical knowledge on new research findings and an energetic presentation from a grower who’s taking her customers along on her biocontrols journey.
January 23, 2018
Cannabis Producers to Learn Biocontrols Basics During Half-Day Workshop
Registration for Biocontrols Conference USA West, which takes place March 7-9 in San Diego, is now open. The event features in-depth educational sessions, expert advice on new products, a tour that showcases how growers are using biocontrols in their own operations, and a post-conference workshop.
January 23, 2018
Jim Faust to Present Research on Biocontrol for Botrytis Management at Biocontrols West Conference
Registration for Biocontrols USA West, which takes place March 7-9 in San Diego, is now open. The event features in-depth educational sessions, expert advice on new products, and tours that showcase how growers are using biocontrols in their own operations.
January 22, 2018
Don’t Miss Opportunities to Market Your Biocontrol Program
Our industry can do a better job of spreading the word to customers and the public about how we’re using biopesticides and other biocontrols.
November 7, 2017
Growers Attending Biocontrols East Conference Got a First-Hand Look at Others’ Hands-On Experience
The greenhouse breakout during the Biocontrols East Conference provided real life, hands on experience to attendees, from a grower’s perspective.
March 7, 2017
Biocontrols Conference Offers Education, New Product Updates, and More
The Biocontrols USA West 2017 Conference and Expo, held March 1-3 in Reno, NV, highlighted the high level of integration biocontrol is now experiencing among specialty crop growers.
April 18, 2016
Biocontrols Conference Highlights Critical Role Of Integrated Pest Management
The Biocontrols USA 2016 Conference & Expo highlighted the increasing integration of biological controls as a useful component in your integrated pest management programs.
February 8, 2016
Biocontrols And Next-Generation Production
Biocontrols are becoming much more established in greenhouse production. In some cases, it’s the next generation of growers that’s helping to support the adoption of this next generation of pest control. Travis Higginbotham, R&D Manager for Battlefield Farms, in Rapidan, VA, is a great example. Brought on in 2014, he is helping Battlefield take the next step in product development, as well as become more efficient as a business and adapt to new technologies and demands from their customers with a more proactive approach. Higginbotham will share information on Battlefield’s nematode program at the Biocontrols USA 2016 Conference and Expo, March 3-4, 2016 in Monterey, CA. We asked him about the details involved with building a new biocontrols program, as well as the future of sustainability in greenhouse production. Q: What are the differences in costs involved in using biocontrols? What costs should growers consider, aside from the hard costs […]
February 4, 2016
Biocontrols 2016 Conference Offers Insights And Learning Opportunities For Greenhouse Growers
The Biocontrols 2016 Conference & Expo, which takes place March 3-4, 2016, in Monterey, CA, brings together growers, pest control advisers, suppliers, researchers, and other segments of the industry to share the latest information on biochemicals, microbial pesticides, and beneficials, and help you put biocontrols to work in your operation.