Integrated pest management farm walk, Angus


Join us for a farm walk to see how more effective use of pesticides could save you money, keep on the right side of regulations and improve the farm environment.  This can include cultural methods such as crop diversificatioRipening wheat crop - a close up photo graph showing wheat stalks and earsn and rotation planning, as well as creating habitats for beneficial insects using agri-environment or greening measures.

Hear from SRUC specialists Andy Evans, Henry Creissen and Lorna Cole about the range of approaches that can be used to reduce your reliance on pesticides and provide benefits for economically important pollinator insects. Host farmer Ken Burnett will show us some of the methods that he uses.

If you would like any more information about this event, please call the FAS Helpline (0300 323 0161) and ask to speak to Paul Chapman.

Please use the form below to book and secure your place on this farm walk and help use to organise delegate packs and refreshments.


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