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Teagasc Carrot Fly Webinar

Event Time 7pm
Venue Online
Vegetable Webinar focusing on Carrot Fly, hosted by the Teagasc Horticulture Development Department.

This webinar on Tuesday, 26th January at 7pm will focus on:

Carrot Fly

Webinar hosts Andy Whelton & Eoin Sweetman, Teagasc Horticulture Development Department will be joined by leading UK entomologist and researcher Prof. Rosemary Collier of Warwick University. Rosemary will present how growers should approach trapping, the use of prediction model ‘Morph’ and a general update on Carrot Fly trials at Warwick University including recent AHDB Insecticide results.

Also joining the webinar will be leading UK carrot and parsnip consultant Colin Noble of Vegetable Consultancy Services Ltd. Colin will discuss current UK and European industry practice for control of Carrot Fly also touching on the use of low impact insecticides and organic methods of Carrot Fly control.

There will be an opportunity to ask Rosemary and Colin questions following their presentations.

 

If you have any questions or you wish to receive IASIS points for this webinar, please contact Eoin.Sweetman@teagasc.ie