Course Details

Course Title: Greenhouse IPM

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Code: HORT1302P

Admit Term: 2018 Fall 1184

Credits: 3

Description

You will become familiar with Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in ornamental and vegetable greenhouses. You will investigate major insects, diseases, mites and weeds commonly present in commercial greenhouses. You will establish and operate a monitoring program for the Niagara College greenhouse. You develop recommendations for the college greenhouse based on IPM techniques, emphasizing the use of cultural practices and biological controls for the management of different pests. You will also investigate the importance of utilizing bio-rational pesticides in a greenhouse setting.

Prerequisite(s) for this course

  • HORT1009 - Horticulture Entomology

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