University of Connecticut Hosting Greenhouse Biocontrols Conference

Biocontrols in a GreenhouseUniversity of Connecticut Extension is sponsoring a one-day Greenhouse Biological Control Conference that will be held on Wednesday, June 19, at the Connecticut Agriculture Experiment Station in New Haven, CT.

Speakers featured during the educational program include:
• Ron Valentin of Bioworks, who will be speaking on “Strategies for Success with Biological Controls: Planning and Forecasting”
• Suzanne Wainwright Evans of Buglady Consulting, who will be speaking on “Proper Identification of Aphids, Thrips, and Other Troublesome Pests, and Grower Case Studies”
• Steven Arthurs of BioBee USA, who will be speaking on “Supplemental Foods and their Applications”
• Chris Schlegel, Head Grower at DS Cole Growers in Louden, NH, who will be speaking on “Biological Controls at DS Cole”

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Five pesticide recertification credits will be offered during the event. To register, email Leanne Pundt or call 860-626-6855. The complete educational program is available here.