Pest and disease management
This course will introduce you to a range of techniques for preventing and controlling pests and diseases in your garden and allotment. Choosing the right varieites, how and when to plant and keeping good hygiene, will all contribute to a healthy growing area.
What we will cover:
- The principles of organic pest and disease management
- Techniques available to manage pest and diseases in organic systems
- Identifying some of the most common pests and diseases in vegetables and fruit crops and how to manage them
- The various biological and natural control measures available
What you need to bring: Sensible shoes and outdoor wear
This course is not suitable for children under the age of 16. Details of this course are subject to change.