Synopsis: This class will focus on integrated pest management as applied to ornamental plant and turf care.
Start Time: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 9:00 AM
End Time: Thursday, January 17, 2013 4:00 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Joe Canzano
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 624
Additional Information:

Course attendees may choose to take Day One only to focus on the philosophy of IPM along with the fundamentals of monitoring, pesticide toxicity and abiotic, environmental, and cultural plant disorders. Or you can take the three-full days to learn more about:

  • Biotic disease diagnosis
  • Using growing degree days and plant phenology
  • Biological control with beneficial insects
  • Pest resistant ornamental plants
  • Insect/mite pest ID/life cycles
  • Biorational pesticides appropriate for an IPM program
  • Setting up and designing your IPM program
Target Audience: General Public