Mushroom Pesticide Meeting - Berks
When: October 25, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: St Marco Club
4945 Commerce Street
Temple, Pennsylvania 19560
registration deadline: October 25, 2018
03 Vegetable Crops
18 Demonstration and Research
Join us for Berks County Mushroom Pesticide Meeting for a traditional Core and Category credit session and industry updates.
Thursday, October 25, 2018
|01:00 - 02:00 PM|
Appropriate Use of Sanitizers
How to apply sanitizers, when, concentrations, reentry times, PPE needed and demonstration, storage, labels (where to find them) and record keeping, use in containers.
|02:00 - 02:30 PM|
Post Crop Procedures
IPM procedures for control of phorid flies and other pests in post crop control of mushroom houses. Post Crop Steaming and Thermal Death Points for Pathogens and use of formaldehyde and other desinfectants.
|02:30 - 3:00 PM|
IPM Rodent Control for Organic and non-Organic Farms
Discussion of various IPM approaches to control mushroom pests in mushroom houses while growing mushrooms.
David Meigs Beyer, Ph.D., Shelby Fleischer, Ph.D.
Luke LaBorde, Ph.D.