The Ontario Hop Growers’ Association is happy to announce the upcoming IPM Hops workshop on scouting hops.
Featured Speakers: Melanie Filotas – Integrated Pest Management Specialist, Specialty Crops Ontario, OMAF/MRA and Jason Deveau – Application Technology Specialist, OMAF/MRA.
Lunch: Please bring your own lunch. Water provided.
Agenda: Indoor and outdoor presentation on topics including general scouting protocols for hops, identification of major insect and disease pests of hops, and natural enemies found in the hops yard. The session will also feature an in-field demonstration of the hops sprayer and the importance of achieving optimal spray coverage.
RSVP: This event is open to OHGA Full members on a first-come, first-serve basis. Full members please RSVP BY MAY 30th to Alison Grant (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve your spot. This workshop will then be opened up to OHGA Affiliate members by May 31st, if there are spaces remaining.