St. Paul Sunset Field Day: Integrated Pest Management for Vegetables (155-06-12-18)
Join UMN Extension for an evening of integrated pest management strategies for vegetable crops. Hone your skills, or learn new ones, to better tackle our most challenging diseases, insects, and weeds.
We will meet at the UMN Cornercopia Student Organic Farm in St. Paul, MN.
Touring research plots on integrated weed management in vegetables
Basket weeder demonstration
Insect and disease scouting and management
Improving sprayer success - demos by Ken Frost of Frost Inc. and The Spray Barn in St. Croix Falls, WI
Where: Cornercopia Student Organic Farm, Dudley Ave. and Lindig St. on the UMN St. Paul Campus, St. Paul, MN
When: 5:00pm – 8:00pm, Tuesday, June 12
Who: Anyone growing vegetables for market. The topics are designed for both organic and non-organic growers.
Cost: $15 per person, includes light supper and beverages
Annie Klodd - Extension Educator, Fruit and Vegetable Production
Natalie Hoidal - Co-coordinator, Pesticide Safety and Environmental Education
Courtney Tchida - Student Programs Coordinator, MISA
Ken Frost – Frost Inc.