Miller Research Potato Pest Management Workshop

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Miller Research LLC will hold its annual potato pest management seminar Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Come learn more about diseases affecting potatoes in the Pacific Northwest and methods for minimizing these diseases.

Miller Research LLC will hold its annual potato pest management seminar Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at the drill hall at the Minidoka County Fairgrounds (85 E Baseline in Rupert).

8:30-9:00  Registration 
9:00-9:30 Managing Ring Rot - Jeff Miller 
9:30-10:00 Treatments for Rhizoctonia and Fusarium Seed Piece Decay/Dry Rot Control - Trent Taysom
10:00-10:30 Comparison of  Fumigation Methods with Metam Sodium - Shane  Hansen
10:30-10:45  Break
10:45-11:15 Managing Pink Rot and Leak 
11:15-11:45  Breaking the Cycle of Pesticide Resistance - Trent Taysom
11:45-12:15 How Much Pesticide is on My Plate? - Jeff Miller 

 

The cost to attend the meeting is $5 per person. Please RSVP to Cheryn Clayton at 208-531-5124 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . A printed copy of the slides for taking notes can be purchased for $5 if ordered prior to the meeting. Orders need to be placed by Friday, January 26.

If you have specific questions you would like addressed which relate to the above topics, those can also be sent in advance.

Three CCA (Pest Management) credits have been awarded and Idaho Pesticide Recertification credits have been requested. 

 

 

    

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