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Greenhouse Management Workshop

August 4, 2004

The Sixth Annual Greenhouse Management Workshop will be August 12, 2004, in Bloomington at the University of Illinois Extension Office, 402 N. Hershey Road. The workshop is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The registration cost per person is $30 for Illinois Greenhouse Association (IGA) members and $45 for others. Pre-registration must be received by August 5. Checks should be made out to the University of Illinois. If you have any questions, please contact Raymond A. Cloyd at (217)244-7218, phone; (217)244-3469, fax; or rcloyd@uiuc.edu, email.

Tentative schedule for the workshop:

9:00–10:00 a.m. Tunnels of trouble: Dealing with leafminers in greenhouse production; Raymond Cloyd, University of Illinois

10:00–11:00 a.m. WPS in greenhouses: Don’t get caught with your “plants” down; Jerry Kirbach, Illinois Department of Agriculture

11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Getting the most out of your mix; Richard Vetanovetz, SunGro Horticulture

12:15–1:15 p.m. Catered lunch

1:15–2:15 p.m. Modes of action: Why this is important to know when rotating pesticides; Raymond Cloyd, University of Illinois

2:30–3:30 p.m. Presentations by exhibitors

3:30–4:00 p.m. Questions and evaluations

Author: Raymond A. Cloyd


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