Waseca Sunset Field Day: Integrated Pest Management for Vegetables (155-06-14-18)
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 Southern Research and Outreach Center in Waseca, MN.
Touring research plots on integrated weed management in peppers and carrots
Flame weeder demonstration
Insect and disease scouting and management
Sprayer optimization - demos by Ken Frost of Frost Inc. and The Spray Barn in St. Croix Falls, WI
Where: UMN Southern Research and Outreach Center, 35838 120th St, Waseca, MN 56093
When: 5:00pm – 8:00pm, Thursday, June 14
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
Charlie Rohwer - Research Associate, Southern Research and Outreach Center
Ken Frost – Frost Inc./The Spray Barn