Agriculture Victoria IPDM Workshop seriesIndustry Best Practice
Renowned entomologist and IPDM specialist David Williams, together with local experts, will run IPDM orchard walks for apple and pear growers this Spring.
The sessions will be held on case study IPDM orchards in each state and be a chance to see what IPDM strategies have been implemented and how well they have worked.
The sessions will cover:
- current local IPDM issues;
- overview the host case study orchard and look at what IPDM strategies have been implemented;
- an orchard walk, including hands on monitoring.
Participants are encouraged to bring their own hand lens if they have one.
Individual 20 minute sessions with David can be booked to create or review an IPDM plan for participants own orchards – please RSVP and make a booking.
Workshop locations and dates:
Western Australia – Manjimup
Date: Wednesday 30 October 2019
Time: 10am – 1pm
Location: Newton Brothers Starkie Road Orchard, Manjimup
RSVP: Susan.firstname.lastname@example.org or 0429 413 420
Victoria – Yarra Valley
Date: Thursday 7 November
Time: 11am – 2pm
Location: David and Sue Fingers Orchard, 135 Parkinsons Rd, Launching Place
RSVP: email@example.com or (03) 5824 5512
Tasmania – Geeveston
Date: Monday 2 December
Time: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Location: 41 Donnellys Rd, Geeveston
RSVP: Stephen.firstname.lastname@example.org or 0427 833 334
Queensland – Stanthorpe
Date: Tuesday 19 November
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Daniel’s Shed, Nicoletti Orchards, 61 Nicoletti Lane, Pozieres Qld
RSVP: Peter.Nimmo@daf.qld.gov.au or 0407 371 057
NSW – Batlow
Date: Tuesday 26 November
Time: 9am – 12pm
Location: Meet at Batlow RSL, followed by walk at Tingira Orchard, 3038 Batlow Rd, Kunama
RSVP: email@example.com or 0427 918 315
NSW – Orange
Date: Wednesday 27 November
Time: 1pm -4pm
Location: Orange Agricultural Institute (OAI) training rooms, 1447 Forest Road, Orange, followed by OAI orchard walk.
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0437 274 010
South Australia – Adelaide Hills
Date: Tuesday 3 December
Time: 10am -1pm
Location : Ceravalo Orchards, 376 Lobethal Rd Ashton
RSVP: email@example.com or 0419 826 956
For more information visit: https://extensionaus.com.au/ozapplepearipdm/ipdm-orchard-walks-spring-2019